Fuel delivery system and method

  • US 10,029,906 B2
  • Filed: 05/02/2016
  • Issued: 07/24/2018
  • Est. Priority Date: 02/16/2010
  • Status: Active Grant
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1. A method of reducing the likelihood of blenders and pumpers at a well site running out of fuel during fracturing of a well, the blenders and pumpers including fuel tanks, the method comprising:

  • transporting a fuel delivery system including a fuel source to the well site on a trailer or trailers;

    pumping fuel from the fuel source through hoses in parallel to each of the fuel tanks;

    controlling fluid flow through each hose independently of flow in other hoses;

    displaying fuel levels to an operator; and

    viewing the pumpers and blenders through a window provided in one of the trailer or trailers while fueling the pumpers and blenders.

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