Work Item
ASTM WK67927

New Practice for Standard Guide to Purchase, Receive, and Manage Long-Term Storage of Diesel Fuel for Emergency Diesel Generators (Work In Progress)

1. Scope

To provide a basis document that facilities, facility managers or designee can rely upon regarding a quality assurance and quality control program for the procurement and long term maintenance of diesel fuel used to by Emergency Diesel Generators during periods of loss of off-site power.


Long term storage, diesel fuel, emergency diesel generators.


A need exists in a segment of the industry for a Standard Practice that provides the basis and rationale for a quality assurance/quality control program that will assist users that purchase and maintain diesel fuel for long (extended) periods of time ensure the reliability of the diesel fuel when called upon by emergency diesel generators during a loss of off-site power.

The title and scope are in draft form and are under development within this ASTM Committee.


Developed by Subcommittee: D02.14

Committee: D02

Staff Manager: Alyson Fick

Work Item Status

Date Initiated: 04-22-2019

Technical Contact: Edward English

Item: 001

Ballot: D02.14 (21-04)

Status: Will Reballot Item