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OFTEC tackles pollution at domestic oil storage installations

Recent statistics published by The Environment Agency suggest that despite the recently enacted Control of Pollution (Oil Storage) (England) Regulations 2001, the number of...

Did you know the UK’s most efficient boilers are oil?

The SEDBUK website is an excellent source of information for all those within oil heating industry, seeking to determine boiler efficiency. A useful feature...

OFTEC appoints Honorary Life President

Colin Sutherland will be known to many within the UK’s oil heating industry. For many years, Colin has worked tirelessly and unceasingly to promote the...

OFTEC’s 2003 Roadshow Programme draws to an end…

OFTEC’s Regional Roadshow Series for 2003, drew to a close recently, with the final Roadshow in Redruth, Cornwall. Attendees gathered from across the county and...

Boulter Buderus acquired by Robert Bosch GmbH

Established in 1970, Boulter Boilers Limited will be a name familiar throughout the UK oil heating industry. Earlier this year, Boulter was acquired by Buderus...

Polluter pays the price for Bury oil spillage

A paper merchant was fined £2,000 today (Monday) after pleading to guilty to a pollution offence after oil leaked into a watercourse from a...

An end to overfills?

The UK’s two leading tank accessory manufacturers have unveiled very different approaches towards preventing one of the main causes of oil based, environmental pollution…....

Oil conference welcomes growth in market share

The Northern Ireland Oil Industry held its third conference and exhibition on Tuesday 9th September 2003 at the Ramada Hotel, Belfast.  The event was...

Think you don’t need to bund a domestic installation?

The terms ’bunding’ means to provide oil resistant containment around a storage vessel. A ’bunded’ tank therefore consists of ‘a tank within a tank’....

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Now in its sixth year, Certas Energy’s award-winning forecourt standards competition, SuperStation, reached its exciting climax for 2017 at Chesford Grange, Warwickshire on Thursday 12...
OFTEC Appoints New Inspector

OFTEC Appoints New Inspector