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Further gains for the JET brand

JET Retail UK – a wholly-owned subsidiary company of Phillips 66 Limited – has acquired Harrogate Investments Limited and its operating company, Kenworth Limited, from owner Barry Raw.  The acquisition, which took effect in late December 2019, sees JET Retail Read more »

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Craggs Environmental to double in size, coverage and capacity

On 18th December 2019 Craggs Environmental, one of the UK’s leading fuel and tank infrastructure servicing companies, acquired the LCM Environmental business and combined the two companies to double their size, coverage and operational capacity. With various sites across the Read more »

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Valero – bringing ‘best in class’ standards to Mid-West region

With the opening of its new €3million flagship Parkway Service Station in Limerick City, Valero Energy (Ireland) has put down a marker to which other service station owners’ contemplating a switch to the Texaco brand might be advised to take Read more »

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Ensuring fleet reliability this winter

Watson Lubricants is helping to keep fleet drivers on the road by protecting vehicles from adverse weather conditions. With cold weather already causing issues for vehicles, high-quality antifreeze/coolants are imperative to help fleets maximise efficiency, saving a business both time Read more »

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‘A real thirst for expansion and growth’ at Aztec Oils 

Derbyshire–based Aztec Oils recently completed the acquisition of the lubricant, pre-packaged fuel and contract packing business of Multispec Limited – formally Caldo Oils – for an undisclosed sum.  Aztec Oils, which manufactures and distributes high performance lubricants to a wide range of industrial sectors, is fully committed to building long term relationships with an ever–growing Read more »

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Rewarding and thanking the very best tanker drivers and depots 

With a 40th anniversary awards ceremony taking place at UKIFDA EXPO 2020, the search is underway to find the best liquid fuel tanker driver and fuel distribution depot in the UK and Ireland.  “Every year UKIFDA searches for the best fuel tanker drivers and the greatest Read more »

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Oil-fired heating – time to back the most cost-effective option  

Offering the best decarbonisation solution for oil heated homes, OFTEC says it’s time for government to back low carbon liquid fuels as the most practical, cost-effective solution.   OFTEC’s recently released ‘Industrial Strategy for decarbonising oil heated homes’ underlines the unique challenge of reducing heat emissions from off-grid properties presents, due Read more »

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Long-term contract for Valero 

Valero Energy has won a long-term agreement to supply fuel to 115 Co-op petrol filling stations.  The contract extension includes the supply of fuel to 31 new-look Co-op branded locations from mid-2020.  Valero, which has worked with Co-op since 2005, will Read more »

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Spreading Christmas cheer in Glasgow 

With the support of customers from numerous forecourts within Certas Energy’s Scottish company–owned network, the company has raised over £3,000 for Glasgow’s Royal Hospital for Children.   Staff from Certas Energy visited the hospital to present the money and hand out selection boxes and presents to Read more »

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Major rebrand for Scottish Oil Club

The Scottish Oil Club has announced a relaunch, with a new name and refreshed branding that better reflects its role as a discussion forum for professionals from across the energy sector. Newly named – The Scottish Energy Forum – the Read more »

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