Crown Oil Environmental work 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 […]

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%, […]

Many businesses that rely on fuel to keep their operations running smoothly don’t stop after the standard 8-5 day, particularly the healthcare industry. To ensure we’re there for when you need us most, we provide a 24/7 emergency service that’s available to all industries, to avoid critical disaster. During the Christmas holidays, our sister company […]

Finding symptoms of diesel bug contamination Getting your diesel tank checked by specialists on a regular basis is paramount in ensuring the quality of your fuel. However, it’s still important that you know what the symptoms of microbial contamination of diesel (or otherwise called diesel bug) look like. While annual checks are more than capable […]

Meeting the environmental needs of your business isn’t just responsible – it’s essential. That’s why we provide a bespoke oil tank telemetry system to help simplify and improve the whole process. Fuel has a shelf life, and when stored for long periods of time, it degrades in quality and becomes contaminated with rust, water and […]

Spring Clean Your Fuel Tank

Spring is in the air; the birds are tweeting and summer’s just around the corner. It’s time to come out of hibernation, when we can at last find the motivation to do the things we’ve been putting off and start with the annual spring clean. You know the drill… at home it consists of dusting […]