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 […]

2020 Tank Storage Conference and Exhibition

Due to the global COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic, the Tank Storage Association has announced today that it has no choice but to make the necessary decision to cancel the 2020 Tank Storage Conference and Exhibition originally scheduled for 24 September 2020, at the Ricoh Arena, Coventry. Protecting the health, safety, and well-being of our members, exhibitors […]

Apprenticeships in the Bulk Liquid Storage Sector – The Next Generation of Talent  

Reynolds Training Services, in conjunction with the Tank Storage Association and Cogent Skills, joined forces to develop the UK’s first apprenticeship specialism for the Bulk Liquid Storage Sector. The Bulk Liquid Terminal Technician specialism is approved by industry for use with the ‘Science Manufacturing Technician Apprenticeship Standard’. This sector leading apprenticeship programme is delivered by […]