Oil Tank Solutions

Oil Tank Installation

Oil tank installation is one of our key skills, for this reason you can depend on us if you need to have an oil tank installed. We are a family run business serving Oxfordshire and the surrounding areas.  We are pleased to offer you a comprehensive range of domestic and commercial oil tank services.You can call on us for oil tank replacement, removal, decommissioning, new installations, and effective leak solutions. 

Our Commitment to Excellence

At Oil Tank Solutions, we understand the importance of a well-functioning oil tank for both residential and commercial clients. As a family-run business, we prioritize a personalized approach, ensuring your specific requirements are met with efficiency and professionalism.

Key Services

1. Oil Tank Replacement:
Is your oil tank showing signs of wear and tear? Our skilled team is well-versed in efficient tank replacements. We understand the urgency and offer swift solutions to ensure minimal disruption to your every day life at home.

2. Removal of Old or Damaged Oil Tanks:
Old or damaged tanks can pose environmental risks and compromise safety. Our OFTEC registered team is equipped to safely and responsibly remove old or damaged oil tanks in accordance with all necessary regulations and standards.

3. Oil Tank Decommissioning:
When you need to retire an oil tank, proper decommissioning is crucial. Oil Tank Solutions ensures a thorough decommissioning process, preventing any environmental hazards and ensuring compliance with industry standards.

4. New Tank Installations:
Considering an upgrade or a new installation? Our team is skilled in installing a variety of oil tanks, catering to both domestic and commercial needs. We prioritize safety, efficiency, and compliance in every installation project.

5. Effective Leak Solutions:
Oil leaks can be detrimental to both the environment and your property. Our experts are trained to identify and address leaks promptly, minimizing any potential damage and environmental impact.

Read on to learn more about our process. Everything begins with the site survey after which will need to get to work on removing the old tank

Excavate the old oil tank

At this point it will be time to measure out the area and excavate to an approved depth making sure there is sufficient cover over the top of the tank.

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Prepare for oil tank installation

We remove any roots and rake the bed unti the surface is completely flat. Our intention is to ensure there are no sharp objects mixed with the pea gravel during the process which could puncture the tank without you knowing. Subsequently we will carefully compact and level the base before setting your tank.

Set the tank

Using a lorry mounted crane we will position and set the tank in the very centre of the hole. 

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Install connections

We will install bulkhead fittings and vent your tank. As soon as everything has been tested it will be time to put everything back the way it was when the job started


As soon as we’re sure all gaps under the tank are completely filled we backfill in layers and finally we mound the soil over the top of the tank to provide positive drainage away from the tank. Most important of all  there’s no need to worry about the landscaping because we will take care of it all.

Ongoing support

Once your oil tank is in place regular checks (especially where undergound tanks are concerned) are essential to ensure nothing out of the ordinary has happened.

What’s imporatant to point out in conclusion is that we are a complete one stop shop for all your oil tank equirements, as well as the service described above our other oil tank services include:


As an OFTEC registered company you can rely on us to always provide a fully guaranteed service. Domestic oil tanks typically have a maximum lifetime of 10 years so if your tank is approaching its 10th birthday you should consider upgrading to a new oil tank. Our team will review your needs before beginning work and recommend the most efficient and cost-effective approach

Contact Us To Discuss Your Oil Tank Installation