CLOSED: Wangon gas station is temporarily closed for fuel cleaning. DARNO / RADARMAS
BANJARNEGARA – SPBU 08 Wangon, Banjarnegara District is temporarily closed for the fuel cleaning process. This process is carried out because pertalite is mixed with bio-diesel in the storage tank.
Managers are responsible for this disaster. Approximately 90 vehicles that have already used mixed fuel, have been replaced with fuel and engine failure.
“The incident that happened yesterday, contaminated fuel oil between diesel and pertalite. Alhamdulillah, with the alacrity of the Pertamina team, one day was immediately resolved, ”said Banjarnegara Regency BBM Coordinator Sapto Tridiyanto, Thursday (20/5).
He said the incident of mixing the two types of fuel occurred at 20:18 WIB. This incident was known at 21.28 WIB. After this incident became known, the sale of all types of fuel at gas stations was stopped.
“To anticipate the cleaning process, the acceleration of the release of fuel evacuation,” he said.
The gas station is responsible for consumers whose vehicles have already been filled. “We have replaced fuel and related vehicles, we have replaced the damage,” he said.
Sapto said the number of vehicles handled was around 90 vehicles, mostly motorbikes. This data is in accordance with data from CCTV at the gas station.
Before returning to operation, the quality and dosage are checked. “Referring to Legal Metrology every 20 liters, the maximum tolerance is 100 ml,” he said.
As for quality, it refers to the fuel that is sent from Pertamina. To test this quality, a specific gravity or density test is carried out. “In terms of quantity and quality, it has entered. Starting to serve tomorrow at 06.00 WIB. Serving all types of fuel products, “he explained. (drn)