Precision Blended Premium Diesel Fuel now available at 17 Petroleum Agencies Across Alberta
June 4, 2019—Calgary, AB— United Farmers of Alberta Co-operative Ltd. (UFA) understands the demands of today’s high-performance engines and is pleased to announce that Dieselex® Gold is available at 17 UFA Petroleum locations across the province.
Last year, UFA signed a partnership agreement with GROWMARK Inc. to bring its membership this new premium bulk fuel offering.
Dieselex® Gold is a premium diesel fuel that cleans injectors for better fuel efficiency, assists with faster engine starts, prevents internal injector deposits all while extending fuel storage life and protecting the fuel system components.
"We provide high-quality fuel for our members and we recognize the importance of keeping operations running.” said Don Smith, Vice President, UFA Petroleum. “Dieselex® Gold improves performance power, efficiency and protection. This gives our customers true premium performance enhancements and UFA is proud to be the exclusive marketer of Dieselex® Gold in Alberta. “
UFA launched Dieselex® Gold in a phased rollout that began in southern Alberta this time last year. The first sites commissioned were High River and Cardston. Over the course of the year, more sights were commissioned and today there are 17 sites offering the product. Most recently, Grande Prairie North, Fairview, Vegreville, Camrose and Vulcan were added to the list. Smith said that it is UFA’s intention to continue to expand into more locations across the province.
UFA High River Petroleum agent, Dan Ritz’s customers are finding success with the new offering. “The science behind Dieselex® Gold is significant and it is a great example of UFA adding value to our members. UFA is driving forward by offering innovative services and premium products.”
UFA member, customer and delegate, Glenn Groeneveld had this to say about the product. “I wouldn’t go back to using regular diesel. I’ve got machinery that is working better than it ever has and simply put, this product is helping me to get the job done better and faster.”
About Dieselex® Gold
Dieselex® Gold, developed in 1952, contains a combination of cetane improver, detergency, lubricity improver, oxidation and corrosion inhibitors, demulsifiers, stabilizing agents and moisture control chemistry which addresses problems specific to diesel fuel. Variable fuels and HPCR technology require a different chemistry which has been created in the reformulated version of the fuel.
About UFA Co-operative Limited
Founded in 1909, UFA Co-operative Limited is an Alberta-based agricultural co-operative with more than 110,000 member-owners. UFA’s network comprises more than 111 bulk fuel and Cardlock Petroleum locations, 34 Farm & Ranch Supply Stores and a support office located in Calgary, AB. Independent Petroleum Agents and more than 950 UFA employees provide products, services and agricultural solutions to farmers, ranchers, members and commercial customers in Alberta, British Columbia and Saskatchewan. For more information, visit our website.
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