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fuel oil

[′fyül ‚oil]
(materials)
A liquid product burned to generate heat, exclusive of oils with a flash point below 100°F (38°C); includes heating oils, stove oils, furnace oils, bunker fuel oils.
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One of the Technical Directors at the company Nick Sykes explains "Our knowledge at sourcing worldwide fuel oils and lubricants at highly competitive pricing levels is envied by the oil supplier industry as we can supply our customers the highest quality fuel oils, all meeting the British Standards.
To help ease the concern of consumers in the UK, with the ever fluctuating prices of the market, Birmingham Fuel Oils have promised to continue exploring developing and investing in cost effective alternatives that can provide the same or more energy as the current fuels available.
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We are very pleased to join DecisionLink to implement and market TankSat in Europe," said Andrea Cendali Pignatelli, Managing Director of MCS Europe, "and we are confident this new technology will greatly benefit the European gas and fuel oil business, thanks to a more efficient remote monitoring of tank levels and control of inventory.