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 […]

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 […]

From 1 January 2020, the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) will ban ships from using fuels with a sulphur content above 0.5%, compared with the current limit of 3.5%. Under the pending global cap, ships must use marine fuels with a sulphur content of no more than 0.5% sulphur in an effort to limit the amount […]

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 […]

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

Secure Your Power. Secure Your Data Almost one quarter of business generator failures are down to contaminated fuel, with IT downtime costing UK businesses around 300,000 hours per year (CA Technologies). Imagine the horror of a power outage in a data centre and the generators not kicking in due to dirty fuel. Without realising it, data […]

Recent changes in diesel fuel have resulted in its shelf life decreasing, such as the introduction of bio and modern refining techniques. Consequently, problems like fuel contamination and tank corrosion are more frequent, so the demand for products and services like fuel polishing and tank cleaning has since increased. Steel tanks are commonly used to […]

In 2015, 3 major oil spill clean-ups took place concurrently, one of which lasted for nearly 4000 days. The total spillage for all three sites as a minimum was around 540 tonnes! Even though these spills were at sea and not on land, as the title suggests, it’s evident that no matter how far we’ve […]