|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||14/1001 ; 14/100.2 ; 14/101.8 ; 14/108.2 ; 14/109.4 ; 14/123.1 ; 22/200.1 ; 22/212.9 ; 22/213.1|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 11 인용 특허 : 37|
An improved aboveground system for storing a combustible fluid such as gasoline includes a storage tank that is constructed and arranged to store a combustible fluid such as gasoline and an outer tank to provide secondary containment. An interstitial space is defined between the outer tank and the storage tank. A pipe for communicating with the storage tank extends through the wall of the storage tank, into the interstitial space and through the interstitial space for a distance so as to extend substantially parallel to at least one of the walls of the o...
[ What is claimed is:] [1.] A method of facilitating self-service fueling, comprising steps of:(a) positioning at a desired dispensing location an aboveground self-service fueling module that includes at least one aboveground storage tank and an attached dispensing pump of the type that is configured to allow an individual to fill a vehicle;(b) loading fuel into the aboveground storage tank; and(c) permitting a person to refuel a vehicle with fuel that is drawn from the aboveground storage tank by using the dispensing pump, and wherein step (a) is perfor...