Overfill Protection

Ensure that your facility meets or exceeds
the American Petroleum Institue's Standard API 2350


Throughout the bulk liquid storage industry, it is increasingly being viewed as good practice to provide some form of overfill prevention on all hazardous material storage tanks. In the U.S., owners and operators of petroleum storage facilities are looking to meet the American Petroleum Institute’s Standard 2350 for overfill protection. Varec are able to provide a turnkey solution for facilities looking to upgrade and achive Compliance.

How We Work

Certified Varec consultants will survey your facility, inspect each tank and provide you with recommendations based on your individual requirements.

  • Tanks remain in-service during installation and testing (minimal disruption in system operations).
  • We select the best, approved technology from industry leading manufacturers for the application at hand.
  • Installed overfill prevention systems are independent of other level measurement and inventory systems.
  • SCADA capabilities allow the overfill measurement device to directly shut down system devices, such as pumps or valves.

Additional Benefits

  • Single point of contact for environmental compliance - We handle all contracting services, leaving you to manage your facility. We communicate with all parties involved to ensure even the smallest project is managed and implemented effectively and on time.
  • Impartial advices is provided based on our 15 years of experience in the field, allowing you to make the correct decisions.
  • All required testing is performed prior to the “out-of-compliance” date and all reports are verified before they are submitted to approval agencies or local authorities.
  • Help desk support is available 24 hours per day, seven days per week to solve technical and application problems.
  • On-site or formal classroom instruction is available to provide technical and functional awareness training for your staff.

Reference Solutions

There are many ways for the different tank gauging technologies to be applied to this standard and to the individual applications of a particular operator.

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