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Dresser Wayne and Total Advance Forecourt Operations with New Three Year Fuel Dispenser Supplier Agreement
Malmö, Sweden (January 26, 2009) – Dresser Wayne, a global innovator of retail fuel dispensers and technologies, today announced that it has entered into a three year agreement with Total S.A. According to the arrangement, Dresser Wayne will supply fuel dispensers to the company’s retail fuel locations in France, the United Kingdom, Italy, Germany and Benelux. The relationship will further both companies’ efforts to advance forecourt operations.
“We are truly excited about the opportunity to become a key global supplier to Total,” said Neil H. Thomas, Dresser Wayne global president. “Our sustained growth combined with our history of industry-leading product development and the depth of our global operations match up well with Total’s commitment to leveraging innovation and initiative in providing a sustainable response to the growing energy demand.”
Damian Tracey, president of Dresser Wayne Europe said, "We are honored to be selected as a supplier to Total. Both companies have long-standing reputations for serving customers with unmatched quality products and service offerings, coupled with the highest level of honesty and integrity. We are committed to delivering to Total, products, which not only meet the needs of today, but also incorporate the flexibility to meet evolving environmental regulations and alternative fuel needs.”
The Dresser Wayne record of industry firsts and innovative products, like the Global Ovation™ dispenser and the Global Star™ series, was a key element in the Total selection process. These dispensers offer the ability to handle alternative fuels and enhance motorist convenience.
Total is the world's fourth largest publicly-traded, integrated international oil and gas company and one of the leading marketers in Western European.
About Wayne Fueling Systems
Wayne Fueling Systems is one of the world’s largest suppliers of fuel dispensers, payment terminals, forecourt control devices, point-of-sale and other measurement and control solutions to the retail and commercial fueling industry. Wayne has been at the forefront of innovation since it was founded in 1891 and is responsible for many of the breakthrough technologies that have transformed fuel retailing. Through a global network of distributors and service partners, Wayne products are sold and supported in over 140 countries around the world. Headquartered in Austin, Texas, Wayne also has major design and assembly operations in Sweden, Brazil and China. www.wayne.com
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