How to Specify: Simplex Day Tank

A Simplex day tank provides a local fuel source for diesel emergency generators and/or boilers. The Simplex STS Series day tank is a pre-packaged design including controls, transfer pumps and other accessories, pre-installed and tested at the manufacturer’s facility. Here are our recommended steps for specifying a Simplex STS Series day tank: Would you like … Read more

How to Coordinate a Sub-base Day Tank System

SMT600 Fuel Tank

The major components of a “sub-base day tank” design for a generator include a bulk fuel tank, transfer pump, control panel, and the sub-base tank installed directly beneath the generator.  While the components are simple enough, the procurement and installation responsibilities are often split between mechanical and electrical contractors, and this can result in coordination … Read more