Press Release Archives

August, 2018


TULSA, Oklahoma, Aug. 8, 2018/Petroleum Equipment Institute/ -- U.S. owners of underground storage tanks (USTs) need not fear a contractor shortage after the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA’s) July 24 denial to extend by six years its Oct. 13 compliance deadline for portions of the 2015 federal UST regulations.

June, 2018


TULSA, Oklahoma, June 8, 2018/Petroleum Equipment Institute/ -- Five outstanding students have won the PEI Foundation’s Charles D. Kemp Scholarships for the 2018-2019 academic year, the Petroleum Equipment Institute announced.

May, 2018


TULSA, Oklahoma, May 15, 2018/Petroleum Equipment Institute(PEI)/ -- Registration is now open for the 2018 PEI Convention at the NACS Show in Las Vegas. This is the fuel and fluid handling equipment and services industry’s largest annual event. The convention is scheduled for Oct. 7-10 at the Las Vegas Convention Center (LVCC). The trade show floor will be open Oct. 8-10.


Ryan Tuttle and Jennifer Lindsey


April, 2018


TULSA, Oklahoma, April 27, 2018/Petroleum Equipment Institute/ -- A draft of PEI's Recommended Practices for the Closure of Underground Storage Tanks and Shop-Fabricated Aboveground Storage Tanks (PEI/RP1700) is available for public comment.


TULSA, Oklahoma, April 20, 2018/Petroleum Equipment Institute/ -- Expert distribution coach Jason Bader will share his strategies during three general sessions of the 2018 Purchasing & Inventory Managers Conference.


TULSA, Oklahoma, April 6, 2018/Petroleum Equipment Institute/ -- Registration will open in May for the 2018 PEI Convention at the NACS Show in Las Vegas, but attendees who want prime hotel rooms are booking them now through Connections Housing.

January, 2018


TULSA, Oklahoma, Jan. 12, 2018/Petroleum Equipment Institute/ -- PEI congratulates and thanks its members who accepted their appointments to serve in volunteer roles on PEI committees in 2018.


TULSA, Oklahoma, Jan. 12, 2018/Petroleum Equipment Institute/ -- PEI President Robert Peavey in January 2018 appointed more than 150 individuals to serve on the association’s 17 recommended practices (RP) committees. These industry experts write PEI’s recommended practices and review and revise them regularly to reference new technologies and industry trends.