Tank Cleaning and Removal

For over a decade, KpH Environmental has been providing fuel tank cleaning and removal services throughout the UK. As leading experts in our industry we will safely clean, degas/purge, decommission and remove all manner of fuel and chemical storage tanks, whatever their shape or size, above or underground location.

KpH offer a wide range of services including:

Tank Cleaning:

Tank Removal:

> Fuel storage tank cleaning > Oil storage tank removal
> Oil storage tank cleaning > Diesel storage tank removal
> Fuel tank cleaning > Pipework removal
> Oil tank cleaning > Chemical tank removal
> Diesel and Petrol tank cleaning > Oil tank removal
> Chemical tank cleaning > Fuel, Petrol, Diesel tank removal
> Industrial tank cleaning > Effluent removal
> Underground tank cleaning > Interceptor removal
> Fuel tank degassing > Fuel tank decommissioning
> Cesspool cleaning > Oil tank decommissioning
> Interceptor cleaning > Fuel storage tank decommissioning
> Separator hire > Tank demolition, dismantling, excavation
> Transformer oil draining > Tank foam fill
> Bund cleaning > Tank removal

Forecourt Services:

  • Demolition and clearance of forecourts, garages and service stations;
  • Dismantling of shops/kiosks, canopies and car wash systems;
  • Excavation and removal of underground tanks and cradles;
  • Making safe tanks by nitro-foam insertion or water filling;
  • Mobile oil water separator for low cost water disposal.

All of our projects are carried out by highly trained, Confined Space City in Guilds certificated technicians and in strict accordance with current Institute of Petroleum Code of Practice, MoD SRP 03 Procedures. MoD JSP 375, HSE and Environment Agency Regulations.

Our commitment to health and safety is maintained with our high standards of site specific risk assessments, investment in specialist training and continuous monitoring of both the men on site and systems we use within the office.

We are committed to the highest environmental best practice. We adopt a responsible attitude to protecting the environment by developing innovative, sustainable solutions.

KpH Environmental have carried out the cleaning and degassing of the Jet  A-1 Aviation fuel tanks at Shells Gatwick airport fuel terminal for over a decade now, over this period they have provided a very reliable professional service which meets our annual planned maintenance schedules.

At Shell Health & Safety and supporting documentation is of paramount importance, KpH’s documentation is presented well and accurately detailed which allows us to issue our permit to work systems with ease saving unnecessary time delays.

Their highly  experienced confined space tank cleaning teams carry all the required training and certificates, together with fully calibrated specialist equipment.

We would certainly have no hesitation in recommending KpH.

Craig Duckett
Fuel Farm Supervisor
ASIG SHELL GATWICK