The problem Our client, a large blue chip manufacturing company with five 55,000 litre gas oil tanks, contacted Crown Oil Environmental as their tanks were showing moderate corrosion on the external walls. This is usually the consequence of water contamination in a steel tank. If left untreated, the gas oil would eventually leak into the […]

How to Manage Fuel Issues in Winter

Prevent Winter Fuel Problems to Ensure Business Continuity As we enter not just the cold and wet winter months, the challenges are unfortunately heightened. It’s imperative that you are aware of any fuel related issues to ensure your sites remain operational. With many businesses having to close their doors to the public during the Coronavirus […]

Crown Oil Environmental works with many businesses who have found themselves in nightmare scenarios involving their fuel. We want to help you avoid the bone-chilling problems that we recover every day, so you never have to experience horrifying disruptions to your operations. We have put together some of our customer’s horror stories to make sure […]

Change your fuel stocks now to get the maximum rebate for your assets Red diesel fuel duty is changing. If you’re set to lose your red diesel entitlement, now is the best time to replace existing fuel stocks while the red diesel market is still strong. We can clean your tank and remove any remaining […]

Spring Clean Your Fuel Tank

Breathe new life into your fuel system this spring! The days are getting longer and the temperature’s getting warmer. But unfortunately, with spring, comes an increased risk of condensation in your fuel tank from external temperature fluctuations. The cool nights paired with warm days can cause your tank to heat up during the day and […]

If water has got in your oil tank, your fuel system and operation could be in big trouble as it can wreak havoc with your machinery, equipment and vehicles. With the unpredictable British weather and its ability to change very quickly, if there is water in your oil tank, it will freeze and block supply […]

Managing the risks of generator fuel contamination should be high on the agenda for any organisation, particularly those dependent on fuel for critical and back-up power. As a critical component of a backup power system, diesel stored for emergency use must be maintained in optimal condition to ensure start-up and runtime of backup generators. Being […]

A loss in revenue from equipment downtime could too commonly be due to fuel contamination. Fuel contamination is the term used to describe water and bacterial microbes that reside in your fuel. If left untreated, they could wreak havoc within your system and eventually render the engine useless. Regular testing is key in identifying and […]

Fuel Management: Protect Your Fuel

With many businesses understaffed due to the Coronavirus pandemic, why not come on board to our free fuel management service? We’ll monitor your usage and provide deliveries when needed, avoiding emergency high costs and downtime implications. When stored for a long period of time, bugs and water take habitat in fuel and ultimately degrade its […]

The clock is ticking. The 2020 IMO sulphur regulations are on the horizon, so you need to ensure your vessel is in ship-shape. But what does this mean for the industry? From 1 January 2020, the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) is banning ships from using fuels with a sulphur content if no more than 0.5%, […]