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derv

a Brit name for diesel oil when used for road transport
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A driver delivered fuel to the yard during the night and emptied kerosene into the DERV tank.
In spite of its high performance, the new engine is also marginally more economical than its predecessor with an official combined fuel consumption figure of 30mpg, giving this big car a theoretical range of up to 590 miles on a tank of derv.
Logistics at Company X boils down to three ingredients: a contract for the supply of trucks, a contract for the supply of DERV and a contract for the supply of people.
During the 12 month period up to the beginning of this month over one million litres of unleaded petrol was seized along with 850,000 litres of Derv.
Febetra's comparisons also point up, rather surprisingly, that derv prices are particularly high in oil-producing countries like Norway and the United Kingdom.
Contract Notice: The supply and delivery of liquid fuels including Gas Oil, Kerosene, DERV and Marine Oil to various locations throughout mainland Orkney, southern linked isles and outer isles for a 12 month period, with an option to extend (for a further 2 x 12 months).
We have the most expensive diesel in Europe because in places like Germany, France and Italy, governments subsidise derv to help the economy.
Duplays Co-founder and Director of Operations Derv Rao said: "It is exciting to have an event like this so close to the World Cup".
6-litre petrol model, the oil-burner manages an additional 120 miles on each tankful of derv and, despite the figures on paper, it does not actually feel unduly slow behind the wheel.
It would allow vehicles to use red diesel while foresting and switch to derv on public roads.
The bad news is it's very noisy - more like an old fashioned derv burner - and due to its weight, has fairly ponderous performance coupled with a love of the fuel pumps.
In spite of its high performance, the new engine is also marginally more economical than its predecessor with an official figure of 30mpg giving this big car a theoretical range of up to 590 miles on a tank of derv.