TSA reaction to Ten Point Plan for a Green Industrial Revolution

The Prime Minister has announced his vision for a net-zero UK, setting out an ambitious Ten Point Plan for a Green Industrial Revolution. Commenting on the announcement, Peter Davidson, Executive Director of the Tank Storage Association, said: “Meeting these ambitious commitments will undoubtedly require well-coordinated efforts and collaboration between Government and all partners. TSA members are […]

TSA joins leading voices from the UK’s STEM community calling for government support for vital educational venues

The TSA has joined the Association for Science and Discovery Centres (ASDC), and over 150 leading voices from the UK’s STEM community, in signing an open letter to the Prime Minister Boris Johnson, Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak, and Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Alok Sharma, calling on the Government […]

TSA Associate Member Teamwork Security achieves DfT accreditation for its online PFSO courses

The Department for Transport (DfT) has granted Teamwork Security approval to run accredited Port Facility Security Officer (PFSO) training “on-line” using the medium of Microsoft Teams®. This now allows Teamwork Security to continue to provide a full ISPS offering during the COVID 19 crisis. Chris Amos, Director of Teamwork Security, said: “I’m delighted that the […]

TSA associate member Reynolds Training Services achieves IChemE level 3 apprenticeship qualification approval

TSA associate member Reynolds Training Services has had its qualification approved by the Institution of Chemical Engineers (IChemE) – the first level 3 diploma to be approved by IChemE. Approval has been awarded for Reynolds Training Services’ sector leading Bulk Storage Operator Technician level 3 diploma, which is part of a two-year apprenticeship offering a […]

Tank Storage Association launches new Safety Leadership Charter

Today, the Tank Storage Association (TSA) has formally launched a new Safety Leadership Charter, reaffirming its commitment to the original principles of Process Safety Leadership. The Safety Leadership Charter consists of seven pledges that demonstrate commitment to managing major hazard risks by promoting an engaged, positive, informed and cooperative safety culture. Peter Davidson, Executive Director […]

TSA welcomes new member

Today, the Tank Storage Association (TSA) has further increased its representation of the UK’s bulk liquid storage sector with the addition of a new member, Stanlow Terminals Ltd.  Peter Davidson, Executive Director of the Tank Storage Association, commented: “We are delighted to be welcoming Stanlow Terminals to the TSA as a full member. Through our […]

TSA responds to BEIS Committee’s inquiry on Post-Pandemic Economic Growth

On 29 June, the Tank Storage Association (TSA) submitted its response to the House of Commons Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) Committee’s inquiry on Post-Pandemic Economic Growth. In our submission, we highlighted: Like many other sectors, bulk liquid storage has also felt the impact of the coronavirus (COVID-19). During this challenging time, the industry […]

Tank Storage Association’s 2020 Annual Review released today

Today, the Tank Storage Association has released its 2020 Annual Review of the UK’s bulk liquid storage sector. The review contains key data and information on terminals, process safety, occupational health and safety as well as on the industry’s significant contribution to the UK economy. Peter Davidson, Executive Director of the Tank Storage Association, said: “I […]

TSA unveils new publication highlighting the importance of the bulk liquid storage sector

Today, the Tank Storage Association has published a new booklet highlighting the importance of the bulk liquid storage sector in supporting growth and prosperity by importing, exporting, storing and blending liquid products that are integral to our daily lives. The TSA Terminals Fact Sheet provides an insight into the sector and its critical role in the logistical supply chain. To download a copy of […]

TSA comments on the new UK Global Tariff

Today the Government has published the new UK Global Tariff (UKGT). The UKGT will replace the EU’s Common External Tariff on 1 January 2021. This tariff will only apply to goods from countries which the UK does not have a preferential trading relationship with. In response to the news, Peter Davidson, Executive Director of the […]