• Oil & Fuels

The Oils and Fuels Industry

Our extensive use of solvent free coatings enables us to work with increased safety and care to the environment. This also greatly reduces the risk of fire and/or explosion.

We can carry out:

  • Open nozzle gritblasting, captive blasting, wet blasting and UHP water jetting
  • Tank linings on both new and existing installations
  • Easy clean coatings
  • Refurbishment of floating roofs
  • Refurbishment of tank floors
  • Application of spray and hand-lay GRP laminates
  • External coatings to tanks, pipelines, structures, pumps and other ancillary equipment
  • Lining of secondary containment areas
  • Metal spraying
  • Tank cleaning and gas freeing
  • Mechanical repairs
  • Works to agreed programme

Examples of Work

Client Location Detail
OPA Various sites around UK Internal lining of semi-buried fuel tanks
BP UK Oil, Chevron, Texaco, Murco Various sites around UK Internal lining and external painting of tanks and pipework
MOD Ascension Island, Falkland Islands and various UK sites Internal lining and external painting of tanks, lining/sealing of bunds and tank bases
Air BP, Northair Various Airports in UK Sealing of bunds and tank bases


Below is a selection of the work undertaken by Ferrous Protection. Click on a thumbnail to view a larger image.

Roof was gritblasted, an epoxy laminate spray applied and then a final coat

UHP blasted and multi coat spray system applied

Laminated floor of semi-buried tank. Petroleum spirit tank lined with solvent free epoxy.