OilFiredUp – Week in Review

Par Petroleum Wins FPS Depot of the Year Award

Par Petroleum Awarded Depot of the Year 2016 - ltoR Leanne Hardy, Stuart Hardy, Carol Roy-Toole, Peter Roy-Toole, Simon Roy-Toole and Graham Smerdon of Sponsors QBE InsuranceThe trade association for the oil and fuel distribution industry, FPS (Federation of Petroleum Suppliers) has announced its much celebrated Depot of the Year 2016 Award has been won by Par Petroleum, Houghton Le Spring – and not for the first time….Read More



Envirostore Unveils New 750ESB Bunded Storage Tank

Envirostore-750ESB-Bunded-Storage-TankStorage tank specialists, Envirostore UK Ltd, have recently announced the release of a new 750ESB Bunded Storage Tank. The company who manufacture a wide range of liquid storage tanks for fuel, waste oil, potable and non-potable water unveiled the new 750ESB Bunded Tank at the recent FPS Show in Liverpool….Read More


Newly Appointed APHC President Outlines Priorities

Newly Appointed APHC President Outlines PrioritiesIn his first speech as National President of the Association of Plumbing and Heating Contractors (APHC), Brian Silvester has spoken about two important activities focused on improving trading conditions for the quality plumbing and heating contractor….Read More


One of the Worlds Largest Solar Plants to be Used to Produce Oil

Miraah created by GlassPoint for Petroleum Development OmanOne of the largest solar plants in the world is currently being built in Oman. The plant dubbed Miraah, created by GlassPoint for Petroleum Development Oman, was designed purely  to boil water for use in oil production rather than to generate electricity….Read More


Heating Businesses Should Think Bow About New Apprenticeship Levy

OFTEC - Heating Businesses Should Think Now About New Apprenticeship LevyLatest figures reveal the number of young people starting apprenticeships in England rose by 14% during 2014/15. OFTEC is urging heating businesses to consider whether they can take advantage of the new Apprenticeship Levy to help them recruit fresh, young talent and contribute towards stemming the industry’s skills shortage….Read More

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