Type III Hydrant Fueling System
Type III Hydrant Fueling SystemEielson AFB, AK
Date Completed: September 2006
Construction of a new Type III Hydrant Fueling System at Eielson Air Force Base in Alaska. The project included the construction of 2 ea. 10,000 BBL JP-8 jet fuel storage tanks, an 8,000 SF Type III pump house with 5 ea. 650 GPM fuel pumps and a pantograph storage building. The project also included new 3,200,000 SF aircraft paving aprons with taxiways and 16 aircraft parking positions with hydrant fuel pits. This project was deemed one of the 10 most important projects to the US Air Force.