Hose for petroleum industry has changed and evolved more than any other class of industrial hose. With changes in aromatic content, new tube stocks were needed. Hose for petroleum products has also seen new markets, such as the fracing industry. Frac applications involve different types of oil based products, chemicals, and a myriad of waste products. New types of petroleum hose had to be developed. The alternative fuels sector has also demanded new types of hose. Biodiesel and bio diesel blends, ethanol and it’s blends. New hose specs were called for again. Unisource has responded to these new applications with an expanded product line. We now offer innovative hose specs for each of these new applications. In addition, we still offer all of the traditional petroleum hose and tank truck hoses. Our lineup includes PVC/polyurethane blends, all-rubber transfer hoses in both smooth and corrugated cover, and pressure ratings as high as 500 PSI working pressure.
For more information on hose products geared for the oil and gas market, see our Oil & Gas Industry Products section. Unisource also offer approved assemblies for above and below ground petroleum tank connections. Visit our section on Petroleum Tank Flex Connectors for more information.