Minotaur® gas station containers are characterized by their robustness, high reliability, quick and uncomplicated installation. Because of the extensive international approvals, they are used in all areas of professional fuel supply, such as:
- air transportation companies,
- mining, construction industry, construction companies,
- aid organizations.
The Minotaur® gas station container meets European and international requirements as a helicopter gas station, through the use of ATEX certified components. The equipment meets highest safety requirements in dealing with airfield fuels. Minotaur® gas station containers are the only product which were approved the German Institute for Building Technology (DIBt), to store highly flammable liquids in tanks above ground with a capacity of 40,000 liters. The possibility to store the fuel above ground, which is needed to refuel helicopters, allows the installation of helicopter gas station within a very short period of time.
Airfield gas station containers:
The Minotaur® gas station container is used for refueling the gas turbine engines of jets and turboprop aircrafts as well as helicopters with aviation fuels, such as:
The standard version of the Minotaur® gas station container consists of a rigid frame with ISO corners. The robust, cubic steel body is double-walled. The ISO dimensions allow a simple and cost-effective transportation of the gas station container by road, rail and ship. The double-walled construction of the tank body and the use of ATEX certified components allow a longerterm, above ground storage of highly flammable liquids hazardous to water.