Reproduced from Technical Bulletin provided by Steve Langlie, Technical Service Manager Franklin Fueling Systems
While it is well known in the fueling industry that Submersible Turbine Pumps (STPs) should not be exposed to water, we are occasionally asked for guidance on best practices for when underground storage tanks are water-ballasted. The attached Shared Learning document gives guidelines for dealing with STPs in water.
View the below technical bulletin for the specifics of dealing with water-ballasted tanks:
Please contact FFS Technical Services directly at +1-608-838-8786 or Kennedy’s 1-800-451-4021 at if you have any questions regarding this information.
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