Best practices in fluid handling and on site service for those who maintain off-road machinery.


03.07.17 | Diesel/DEF Combo Tank

Industry’s First Combo Diesel/DEF Transfer Tank for Pickup Trucks

Thunder Creek Equipment introduces the industry’s first combination diesel and diesel exhaust fluid (DEF) transfer tank for pickup trucks. This exclusive combo tank provides 100 gallons of diesel and 18 gallons of DEF capacity that fits seamlessly into the bed of pickup trucks (half-ton and larger – including goosenecks and fifth wheels) with both pumping systems concealed within its structure – no elements protrude from the tank. The sleek design ensures excellent rear visibility by taking up no more than half of the rear window.

03.07.17 | DEF Saddle Tank

Thunder Creek Equipment Introduces New DEF Saddle Tank for Truck Chassis

Introducing the all-new DEF Saddle Tank—an industrial-grade, ISO-compliant portable DEF system designed to be mounted to the frame rails of a truck chassis. Available in both 60- and 120-gallon capacities, the stainless steel DEF tank features a lockable, weather-sealed enclosure, a 12V sending unit with gauge, a locking fill cap and a skid base for mounting to the frame rails of a truck.

09.29.15 | Multi-Tank Trailers

New MTT Trailers Provide Bulk Diesel Transport without CDL/HAZMAT Requirements

Thunder Creek Equipment‘s all-new Multi-Tank Trailers (MTT) are the first fuel and service trailers designed to legally transport bulk diesel on the road without requiring drivers to maintain a CDL or HAZMAT endorsement.

09.29.15 | Bulk DEF System

Thunder Creek Debuts New 1,200-gallon Bulk DEF Tank for Retail and Fleet Applications.

Thunder Creek Equipment introduces its all-new 1,200-gallon bulk Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) tank, a turnkey system designed for use in both retail and large fleet operations, including on-road trucking and off-road construction.

08.15.15 | Proper DEF Handling Practices

The New Reality of Handling DEF

Over the past few years, refilling with Diesel Exhaust Fluid has become a part of regular maintenance on equipment that is 75hp and above. Depending on what machines you run, you may need to refill DEF as frequently as every time you fuel. The challenge is that DEF is different than most fluids we’re used to handling around the farm. Here’s what you need to know.

06.01.15 | FST Series Trailers

Thunder Creek Launches FST Trailers for Fuel and DEF Delivery and Field Service

Thunder Creek Equipment introduces new FST Series Trailers available in 500-, 750- and 990-gallon diesel capacities with a host of field installable options like a 100-gallon DEF delivery system and rear utility box.

04.01.14 | Service & Lube Trailer

New Trailer for In-Field Service Priced Significantly Lower Than Lube Trucks

Thunder Creek Equipment, a leading manufacturer of fuel and service trailers, has expanded their product line with the introduction of a new trailer designed specifically for in-field equipment service.

03.15.14 | Double Wall Trailer

Containment Solutions with Double Wall Fuel and Service Trailer

Thunder Creek Equipment, a leading manufacturer of fuel and service trailers, has developed a double wall fuel tank and trailer combination that is compliant with the EPA’s SPCC Program as well as DOT406 and Transport Canada regulations.

02.01.14 | DEF Transport Tote

Portable DEF Delivery Solution from Thunder Creek

2014 introduces the final Tier 4 emission standards. The solutions from all manufacturers of high horsepower diesel engines will include the use of Diesel Exhaust Fluid. With that comes challenges, notably the need for a clean and convenient way to get DEF to machinery in off-road applications.


Bill Elverman

1833 Highway 163
Pella, IA 50219
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