The Missouri-based petroleum distribution company known as Apex Oil operates oil terminals, focusing on the East and Gulf Coasts. Since 1932, Apex Oil continues to supply this area with petroleum and other products including asphalt, kerosene, and gasoline. Today, Apex Oil has contracted with AC2 to install their next generation terminal management system, TPVisonTM, in their Greensboro, NC, facility. The TPVisionTM rich web platform operates on the latest Microsoft products such as SQL Server®, Windows 7®, Windows 8®, and Windows Server.
AltaGas promotes a business philosophy emphasizing on the energy infrastructure reducing their carbon footprint. The company prides itself on successful business practices including the acquistion of profitable assets and maintaining a sustainable supply and demand dynamic. One such asset is the partnership between AltaGas and AC2,Inc. In British Columbia, Canada, AltaGas is using AC2 for automating the propane and condensate truck loading at the St. John’s Gas Plant. Multiple suppliers product is controlled and separately reported using XML.
After parting ways with Apco Oil, this global trading firm evolved taking ahold of the fertilizer, LPGs, and petrochemicals market. Transammonia, now operating as Trammo, Inc., continues to evolve, acquiring endeavors to ensure a stable and profitable future. One of these endeavors is the partnership between Trammo, Inc. and AC2, Inc. starting with the automation of their 3rd plant. At this facility, the truck's tare weight is compared against the ordered quantity and automated loading and is limited to the maximum allowed by law and also limited by the truck water volume.
AC2 Offers Atlas Oil the Solution for Successful Terminal Management
In 1985, Atlas Oil was born, providing a wholesale delivery of gasoline and diesel fuel. The company moved on to include all areas of transportation, offering a single-solution system for these transportation needs. To aid in this all-inclusive system, Atlas Oil partnered with AC2, Inc. to meet their terminal management needs. Atlas Oil now has automated 5 facilities using AC2's TMS for their transloading operations with the most recent startup in Greeley, CO. Whether loading rail cars with crude oil or offloading rail cars with biofuels, AC2 manages the workflow with an innovative TMS Rail Car Movements Application.
AC2 has received their European MID EC certificate for their TP6000 Terminal Automation System. The Compliance Certificate (EC) for MID (Measurement Instrument Directive) is in compliance with the WELMEC and OIML rules.
Kinder Morgan Terminals in Wilmington, NC, has chosen AC2 to automate two new 24x7 truck loading platforms to augment their existing scale loading. The new automation will allow Kinder Morgan customers to load and ship prescheduled orders on a 24 x 7 basis. Kinder Morgan uses AC2’s TPDX closed loop paperless work order process that allows product shippers to schedule, load and ship product orders using industry standard Electronic Data Interchange (EDI). Load authorization on the new platforms is managed by AC2’s TP6000 Terminal Management System and rack mounted MPanels for driver data prompting. After loading, the driver signature is captured for the BOL ticket via AC2’s BOL signature station.
Specializing in wholesale oil and bioproducts, the Finnish company NEOT (North European Oil Trade Oy) supplies fuels to large service station chains. Their business practice of navigating and acquiring new fuel solutions as the most cost efficient stands true with their partnership with AC2, Inc. NEOT has contracted with AC2 for the next generation terminal management system, TPVisionTM, at their Kuopio, Finland facility. TPVisionTM manages loading a truck with multiple orders on one rack pickup. NEOT operates a 2 way XML interface with the NEOT Backoffice system with Kuopio and 5 other truck and rail storage facilities.
The Finnish company has operated globally since 1928 focusing on marketing low-emission traffic fuels to ensure a cleaner environment. NESTE Oil partnered with AC2, Inc. to extend that sustainable philosophy. NESTE OIL has automated their 2nd facility with AC2 in Tornio, Finland. This turnkey project provided rail and truck loading as well as pipeline shipments of propane fuel.
Patoka Terminal Company has contracted with AC2 to provide terminal automation and inventory management at their Illinois Crude Oil offloading facility with 8 truck offloading facility, multiple storage tanks, and outbound pipeline system. AC2 is providing a common automation platform across multiple systems and instruments at the plant.
The Calgary-based crude oil and natural gas liquids transportation company has been servicing North America for 60 years. Pembina Pipeline Corporation prides itself on being a reliable and trusted member of the community by "building something extraordinary." Pembina partnered with AC2, Inc., a congruent match in fulfilling this vision. The contract with AC2 for terminal automation is at the Crude Offload facility in Fox Creek, Alberta, Canada. AC2 has developed a two-way interface with Pembina for identifying valid leases that may offload at the facility. Leases are identified via the Canadian LSD GPS ID.