Oil Tank Removal in Lancaster, TN

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Thorne's Excavating Shop

Lebanon, TN

Launched as a family business by Robert Thorne in 1963, Thorne Excavating has become one of Middle Tennessee’s most relied upon excavation and demolition contractors. Our management and crew has helped build our solid reputation through quality workmanship and unparalleled... more


Roberson Excavating

Cookeville, TN

Roberson Excavating offers superior excavating and demolition services to communities throughout Tennessee. Our goal is to achieve superior results for our clients through meticulous workmanship and responsive customer service. We believe customers should be communicated with closely... more


Mid Tenn Group, LLC

Lebanon, TN

Mid Tenn Group, LLC is the Nashville, Tennessee area's leading source for construction and demolition services. We provide knowledge and expertise like none other, and we go above and beyond for our clients. We believe in our services, because we... more


Monty Johnson Construction

Cookeville, TN

Our team at Monty Johnson Construction knows what it takes to complete oil tank removal, construction, excavation, and more. We are highly experienced in our field and treat customers with respect. more


Jordan Excavating

Murfreesboro, TN

Jordan Excavating is an experienced excavating, land clearing, and demolition company that assists its clients in improving the usability and functionality of their land. Contact us today to find out more or to request a free oil tank removal quote. more



Murfreesboro, TN

The team at MID TN CES is driven by a passion for excellence in every aspect of construction, demolition, and excavation. Our collective expertise allows us to handle an array of projects, including oil tank removal. Contact us today to... 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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