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The Fuel Delivery Problems - Balancing Efficiency with Run-Outs

Which Customers Should Have Propane Tank Monitors?

When should I fill a customer’s tank? This is the fuel delivery conundrum in a nutshell. If you deliver too early or often, you can leave margin on the table for the customer with inefficient drops. If you wait too long, you may decrease your truck rolls but increase the likelihood that a customer runs […]

The Fuel Delivery Problems - Balancing Efficiency with Run-Outs

6 Propane Customers That Need Tank Monitoring

Competition for propane customers is fierce, however, it’s not just the product that customers buy but the relationship. It’s no secret that customer stickiness is measured on this relationship and it hinges on transparency and delivery on the promise of “we will keep you full!” Fail that and you’ll experience churn. Succeed and you’ll see […]

Tie50 2018 Tank Utility

TiE Inflect 2018 announces Tank Utility as a 2018 TiE50 Finalist

April 21, 2018 – Boston, MA – Tank Utility, the only provider of a complete tank monitoring solution, is excited to announce that it has been selected as a “2018 TiE50 Finalist” for the prestigious TiE50 Awards Program recognizing the world’s most innovative tech startups. This awards competition is part of TiE Inflect 2018, the world’s […]

Tank Utility at NPGA 2018

5 Observations from NPGA Southeastern 2018

This year was my first NPGA Southeastern 2018 event in Atlanta. I was told before the event that it was the epicenter of the propane industry and it didn’t disappoint. From the incredible conversations with propane marketers and suppliers to the interesting sessions during the conference, I came away with 5 important observations from my […]

Propane Delivery Efficiency

Tank Utility Introduces Their Propane Delivery Efficiency and Benchmarking Dashboards

April 3, 2018 (BOSTON, MA) – Tank Utility, the leader in complete tank monitoring solutions, is announcing the launch of their Efficiency and Benchmarking Dashboards, an extension of their solution that includes hardware, software, and a consumer-facing mobile app along with marketing services for its customers. The launch will come at the 2018 NPGA Southeastern […]

Propane Digital Trends

3 Digital Business Trends Hitting Propane Marketers

As always, NPGA Southeastern is one of the premier events for propane marketers to learn about best practices, network with other propane retailers and test out new and emerging technologies to help their propane businesses become more efficient, attract and retain more customers and in the end, make more profit at the end of each […]

Tank Monitoring Integration Webinar

Webinar Q&A: Tank Monitoring Integration with ADDs Fuel Delivery Software

This week we had a great conversation on a topic that is a hot button issue for many propane and delivered fuel providers which is tank monitoring integration with their back office! The On-Demand version of How to Integrate Tank Monitoring with Your Delivery System is available for sign up! We were thrilled to have […]

Temp Heat Tank Fill

Tank Monitoring for Temp Heat Accounts

Temporary propane heaters (aka temp heat) help to provide warm, dry air through the winter months for a variety of applications. For new construction and remodeling with masonry and concrete work or indoor finish work and painting, temp heat helps contractors work year round. The systems in these cases are providing tight temperature control and […]

Top 20 Heat Map

Operations Portal: Reviewing Your Most Efficient Deliveries

Reviewing your most (and least) efficient deliveries is easy in the Tank Utility Operations Portal. Simply click on the Deliveries menu after logging in to the Operation Portal. Scroll down on the page and you’ll see two heat maps. The blue heat map on the right shows the top 20% of your customers with the […]

Bobtail in the snow

What if it’s never cold again?

What if we’re going to have another warm winter? What if it’s never going to get cold again? What if there’s no such thing as a normal winter anymore? Maybe that’s just the summer heat talking.  Maybe the past two warm winters in the U.S. were just a blip (the western U.S. had a cold […]