Our Denver, Colorado office, formerly known as J8 Equipment, has a rich history of excellence in providing quality fueling equipment, oil equipment, and petroleum technician services to the Rocky Mountain region since 1957. These services have always included the distribution, sales, and service of equipment for convenience stores and fueling systems. J8 and the Acterra Group officially merged in June 2015. Now as a member of the Acterra Group, we can provide turn-key systems to our customers including complete convenience store development and customer steel storage tanks.
1305 Osage Street Denver, CO 80204 USA
T: 303.629.6881 | F: 303.571.5626
Toll Free: 800.523.6877
Acterra Group works diligently with manufacturers, engineers, and contractors, to help design your project and make sure it gets done well.
Retail Petroleum Equipment
Sales, installation and service of petroleum equipment including fuel dispensers, pumps, tank monitors and POS Systems. Manufacturers we represent include Wayne, VeriFone, Tuthill, Morrison Brothers, OPW, FuelMaster and many others. J8 provides petroleum equipment for convenience stores, fleet fueling, back-up generation, aviation and bulk fueling & oil storage.
Retail Fuel Dispensers
Ovation 2 Fuel Dispenser
The Ovation2 fuel dispenser combines robust construction, sleek styling, leading payment technology and user-friendly design, making it the smart and easy choice for your forecourt.
Helix Fuel Dispenser
Designed and engineered on a single platform, Wayne Helix dispensers emphasize intelligent design, advanced technology, safety and security.
iX Pay Secure Payment Terminal
Regardless of original equipment manufacturer (OEM), Wayne iX Pay™ secure payment terminal helps do it all. All you need is the iX Pay secure payment terminal from Wayne that is an EMV®-compliant retrofit that fits legacy dispensers from different OEMs already in the field.
- Is it secure? Yes.
- Is it the latest technology? Yes.
- Is it compact, flexible, and upgradeable? Yes, Yes, and Yes.
- Will it simplify your business and help move it forward? Absolutely.
iX Pay Secure Payment Platform
The iX Pay secure platform helps deliver advanced security in addition to investment-protecting flexibility and scalability. Wayne understands that fuel dispensers are a crucial line of defense against identity and monetary theft. We also know how payment security regulations and the expense of compliance can affect your business. Featuring an innovative modular design, iX Pay secure payment is available as an option for Ovation2 and Helix fuel dispensers or as a retrofit kit for legacy Wayne and selected third party dispensers. It is also built on a technology foundation that integrates with our award-winning iX™ Technology Platform. Retailers can easily and cost-effectively adapt to security regulations while adding enhanced management, maintenance and marketing capabilities.
Wayne TAP Contactless / NFC Reader
The Wayne TAP reader helps enable fast, easy and safe payment transactions right where your customer needs them; your forecourt. The Wayne TAP Contactless/NFC Reader is the future of payment at your fuel dispenser. No swiping. No sliding. No contact at all. Just mobile wallet and contactless technology that replaces conventional credit card payments. A wave of a mobile device can help you build stronger customer relationships and attract new business through fast and easy customer transactions.
Point of Sale Systems
RubyCi is a functional site controller and point of sale workstation in one piece of hardware providing fast, efficient, complete store management. The combination of POS and site controller makes this solution the only one of its kind in the marketplace. Now, site owners have the ability to consolidate as well as upgrade their operating technology at the same time.
Topaz XL changed the game with its introduction as the first touch screen and keyboard combination POS. By seamlessly joining a 15-inch touch screen display and 120-key keyboard, Topaz XL’s powerful graphical interface brings efficiency to your whole operation. Topaz XL delivers all the tools your fast-paced, convenience retail business requires.
Verifone Commander Site Controller
Commander Site Controller from VeriFone offers convenience store owners a versatile site management solution providing increased speed in payment acceptance, fueling operations and back office store control.
Fleet Fuel & Fluid Managment
Fleet Fuel & Fluid Equipment
Acterra Group provides complete service, sales, and installation of petroleum and oil related equipment for vehicle fleets. Our technicians have years of experience in aboveground and underground storage tank (ASTs/USTs) installations, fuel dispensing systems, fleet fuel management systems, lubrication and maintenance systems, and nearly all types of equipment needed to manage your fleet effectively. J8 can provide you a complete solution for your fleet fluid management.
Wayne Fleet Fueling Dispensers
Getting your fleet on the road quickly is crucial to your bottom line which means fueling should be as hassle-free and fast as possible. The Wayne fleet fuel dispenser keeps your operation moving at a rapid pace. In a class of its own, this dispenser harnesses leading technology and combines it with durable construction to bring you high speed, dependable fueling capabilities. A wide range of configuration options along with multiple feature choices give you superior flexibility
Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) Equipment
J8 represents Blue1USA DEF equipment bulk systems for retail DEF dispensing. Our systems offer complete DEF storage and dispensing systems for use by SCR fleets and retail establishments, and have been fully tested to be compatible with DEF.
Providing complete sales, service, and installation services for fleet lubrication systems.
- Fluid Control – A complete offering of systems to meet the varying needs of vehicle service centers! Each system offers increased control over the authorization, management and recording of fluids used to service the growing fleets of private and commercial vehicles.
- General Lubrication Pumps – Acterra offers a wide range of medium and high pressure pumps used for pumping lubricants and other fluids. Choose from air-operated Series 20, 25 or 40 reciprocating pumps, diaphragm and transfer pumps, bulk oil systems and all the installation accessories to do the job right.
- Hose Reels – We offer Golden Standard hose reels, our Heavy-Duty Series and High Flow units for service and fleet applications. Plus, we have all the reel cabinets, lubrication stations and related accessories you need.
- PowerLuber® – Lincoln offers an innovative, battery-powered grease gun that could change the way you work. Everyone that tries PowerLuber wants one or more for their shop or facility. Select from a wide range of accessories and options to ensure productivity every day.
- Industrial Chemicals: Large variety of chemicals used in a multitude of industries including automotive (used oil collection tanks), aviation, textiles, plastics/rubber, mining, marine, paper/pulp just to name a few. See our Chemical Resistance Recommendation Chart.
- Water and Waste Water Treatment: Municipalities using a variety of chemicals from Sodium Hypochlorite (bleach), Ferric Chloride, Sodium Hydroxide, Hydrofuluosilicic Acid, Alum and many more. Applications include bulk storage, mini bulk, day tanks, batch tank systems, mix tanks, surge tanks, rinse tanks, reverse osmosis and potable water tanks (NSF compliant) and more.
- Petroleum and Allied Products: Lubricants, Offshore Drilling Companies, Oil Refineries, Oil & Oil Waste including Frac Tanks and Storage containers.
- Biodiesel & Ethanol Plants: B-100 Storage, vegetable oil storage, tanks for Sulfuric Acid, Caustic Soda, Potassium Hydroxide, Urea and others.
- De-icing Chemical Products: Highway/Road Pre-wet and De-Icing Chemicals including Calcium Chloride, Magnesium Chloride, Potassium Acetate (airports) and more.
- Food Processing Companies: Bakeries, Beverage Companies, Brine Pickle Tanks for the Makers of Pickles, Sauerkraut, Cherries, etc.
Fuel Management Systems
Acterra provides sales and installation of Fuel Master, Piusi USA, OPW Fuel Management, Fuel Force and Gasboy fuel management systems. Our factory trained technicians are capable of installing the most intricate systems including on-board diagnostic systems.
FuelMaster by Syntech Systems
FueMaster® saves you money by eliminating manual tracking of fuel transactions and increasing accountability. The same reliable FuelMaster® equipment that’s been the fleet managers’ choice for years has been upgraded to increase productivity and provide a quicker return on investment…usually within the first year!
FuelMaster® engineers and technicians provide the best product support service in the industry. Toll-free support directly to your fuel island, as well as PC to PC training and assistance, saves you time and money. FuelMaster® doesn’t stop there! Its flexibility permits numerous, diverse uses; e.g., a gate opener, car wash activator, or controlling access to chemicals, to name a few.
OPW Electronic Fuel Management Systems
For more than 50 years, OPW FMS has delivered product excellence and a broad line of fuel control and tank gauge solutions to retail and commercial fueling operations worldwide. OPW FMS offers a comprehensive line of IntelliSense™ smart sensors, its famous 924B magnetostrictive rigid probe, AST flexible probe, as well as the patented, industry-changing Model 327 Volumetric Line Leak Detector (VLLD) for highly accurate, real-time measurement of line leaks.
FuelForce Management Systems
The FuelForce line of unattended fleet fueling systems provides solutions for the smallest fleet to largest multi-site operations. Since 1981, FuelForce hardware and software have provided fleet owners with flexible and cost effective point of fueling access control with the advanced management reporting and analytics that allow managers to understand events and trends.
Established in 1953, Piusi maintains its legacy of providing solutions and inspiring ingenuity in the development of:
- Fuel Transfer and Measurement (FUEL)
- Lubricant Transfer and Measuring (OIL)
- Pumps, PTO (Power Take Off) and Compressors for Agriculture (Ag)
- DEF Dispensing and Metering Systems
Tanks & Silos
The Acterra Group manufactures aboveground and underground storage tanks for a variety of applications. Tanks can be utilized for the storage of fuel, oil exploration, chemical storage, water storage, bulk storage and many other applications. As a manufacturer, we provide steel storage tanks directly to the end user, saving time and money.
Fireguard double-wall fire-protected aboveground storage tanks feature an inner and outer steel tank with a minimum of three inch unique lightweight thermal insulation material that exceeds the UL-2085 2-hour fire test. Insulating material is 75% lighter than concrete, reducing shipping, installation and relocation costs. Fireguard® Tanks are lightweight and come with a 30-year limited warranty. The high efficiency insulation protects the inner tank in the unlikely event of a fire or extreme heat. It is porous to allow fluid migration through the interstice to the monitoring point.
Single-wall and double-wall tanks are manufactured per UL142 fabrication standards. These tanks are labeled and designed for storing flammable and combustible liquids. Manufactured as horizontal or vertical, the tank can be cylindrical or rectangular, using carbon or stainless steel. Tank capacities up to 50,000 gallons are available in single or multi-compartments.
Custom Tanks and Silos
Our manufacturing division works with a variety of industries to meet unique storage needs. We supply tanks and silos for many different applications including cement, feed, plastics, fertilizers, and chemicals:
- Storage tanks for plastic resin, powder and flakes
- Frac sand, bunker sand and blasting sand
- Cement, fly ash, and bulk material silos
- Liquid storage for chemicals, water, fertilizer and oils
Asphalt Emulsion and Insulated Tanks
We make a variety of tanks for storage of emulsions used in road construction. Some are used at emulsion plants. Others are used by HMA plants, paving contractors and State and County DOTs. Insulated tanks for storage of other heated products are available.
Flameshield aboveground storage tanks are manufactured with a tight-wrap double-wall design. Standard features include 2-hour 2000° fire-test, as required by Southwest Research Institute Standard SwRI 97-04, validates performance of non-insulated tanks, built-in secondary containment and interstitial monitoring capability. Flameshield® Tanks are lightweight and come with a 30-year limited warranty.
Permatank double-wall jacketed underground storage tank features an inner steel tank coupled with an exterior corrosion-resistant fiberglass tank. A unique standoff material separating the inner and outer tanks creates a uniform interstitial space ensuring rapid and accurate leak detection.
Package Fueling Systems
J8 can provide your organization with a complete fueling package built in our manufacturing facilities and ready to install on your site. Systems can include high speed pumps, commercial grade fuel dispensers and fuel management systems. We ship systems throughout the country from our factory in Iowa. You simply need to provide an electrical hook-up and your system can be operational quickly. We manufacture our systems right in our factory under strict quality control. Package fueling systems are currently being used on government installations, aviation facilities, private fleet operators, and public fleet systems.
Xerxes Fiberglass Tanks
J8 is a distributor of Xerxes fiberglass tanks for petroleum and water applications. For three decades, Xerxes has been an industry leader in the design, manufacture and sale of high-quality, cost-effective fiberglass storage tanks for petroleum, water, wastewater and chemical markets. A growing list of customers in each of these markets rely on Xerxes’ extensive experience and innovative leadership in the development and fabrication of fiberglass storage tanks.
Service & Maintenance
Acterra Group provides 24-hour service to keep your business running smoothly. Our factory-trained technicians have years of experience with fuel dispensers, fuel management and card readers, Point of Sales (POS) systems, and many other types of petroleum and industrial equipment. Each technician has a fully stocked van for fast and convenient repairs, and are centralized in several areas of Colorado.
Service is the foundation of the value we bring to our customers. The needs of the customer are our primary focus. Our specialists are trained to do whatever it takes to keep your station operating at peak performance. We continually invest in the training of our technicians to ensure our customer’s receive cost-effective, timely repairs. Our job is to get your equipment back to working normally, as quick as possible.
- Fuel Dispenser Repair
- Fuel Management Systems
- Point of Sale Systems
- Underground Storage Tank Equipment
- Preventative Maintenance & Service Contracts