Do Your Bobtails Have Meter Creep?


A meter creep test is designed to verify that a cargo tank’s internal valves will close when the emergency discharge control equipment is activated and that there is no detectable leakage through the valves in the closed position. A meter creep test should be part of your regular bobtail inspection. 

Click here to download a step-by-step guide to meter creep tests.
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