We all have been to a filling station a lot of times in our lives. We go to a filling station and get the fuel tanks of our vehicles filled. Filling stations sell fuel and engine lubricants for all type of vehicles.
What you will find at a filling station
A filling station has fuel tanks and dispensers. Fuel dispensers are used to pump fuel and it has a calculator attached to it which calculates the amount of fuel pumped in the vehicle. Most commonly found fuels at filling stations are:
- Gasoline( petrol)
- Natural gas
With fuel facility, filling stations also have other facilities such as
- Car washing area
- Vehicle tiers checkup
Filling stations around the world
Filling stations have different names in the world. They are called gas station, service stations or petrol station. Although there are many brands of filling stations but amongst all of them total has the largest network. In Pakistan, Pakistan state oil known as PSO has the largest network.
Structure of filling stations
All filling stations normally have a same structure. Underground fuel storage tanks are built in which fuel is stored. This fuel is poured in the tanks of vehicles through fuel dispensers.
Filling stations in Pakistan
It is a very growing business in Pakistan and for this reason we can see a lot of local and international filing stations throughout the country. Some of the filling stations here are:
- Pakistan state oil ( PSO)
- Carvan Filling Station
- GO filling station
Carvan Filling Station
Carvan is basically a business group of cold storages, traders, enterprises and filling station. They have their filling station near motorway interchange that is connecting Lahore to Multan. It is near to the greatest supply line of SNGPL of Lahore.
Read our other blog: Cold Storage Facilities In Lahore