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TJ Excavators has an impressive inventory of technology, including both large and small excavators, a bulldozer, skid steer, and more! Our team can provide demolition solutions for projects of all sizes. From oil tank removal to large commercial buildings, our ...
Omega Demolition has been offering a wide range of services, including oil tank removals. We have an outstanding reputation in the industry for providing professional, dependable, cost-effective solutions to complex demolition problems, and oil tank removals are no exception.
Eagle BioMass Inc is an experienced demolition team based in McHenry, Illinois and serving the greater Chicago area since 1987. Our demolition technicians are well trained in site preparation, site safety and proper material handling. We also have a ...
JW Erickson Company, Inc. has a fantastic, highly trained, and motivated staff ready and willing to complete a number of projects. They specialize in demolition, excavating, mulch, decorative stone, common sand and gravel, equipment rental, and more.
Since 1989, Fischer Bros Construction Co has been serving the Greater Chicago area. Customers turn to us when they need straightforward services that aren't overpriced. Our team of specialists is highly trained to perform oil tank removal.
Reesman's performs tasks at all levels of demolition, from industrial all the way down to private individual needs. Their team of specialists is able to take your project all the way from site clearing and demolition to development and water ...
360 Services is located in Lake Forest, IL and serves surrounding areas. We specialize in all kinds of concrete work, demolition, excavating, and more. Our crew is experienced in all aspects of our business, and we take pride in providing ...
AJT Contracting, Inc. offers a full spectrum of demolition services, including selective and complete, as well as trucking services within the Midwest area. They have the necessary capabilities to transport boats, heavy equipment, pets, livestock, and more.
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What is the history of oil tanks?
- 1859 — Oil is discovered and stored in wooden barrels.
- Late 1800s — The first steel storage tanks are produced to keep valuable oil safe.
- 1922 — First standards for steel storage tank safety are developed.
- 1930s — Underground storage tanks are now the preferred storage method, opposed to the previously preferred above ground storage tanks.
- 1960s — Tank owners grow more frustrated and more concerned with oil loss due to tank corrosion.
- 1970s — Concerns begin to spread regarding the environmental impact of oil tank leaks.
- 1988 — The EPA sets a deadline for upgrading underground tank systems, putting new tank regulations into place.
- 1990s — Many begin closing and removing their tanks due to the widely known environmental and health risks.
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