BY KIERAN O’MAHONY
CLONAKILTY-based heating oil tank specialists, Carbery Plastics’ presence in British market has been further strengthened, with the recent announcement by the company of the appointment of Davant as its fuel tank distributor for Great Britian, the Channel Islands and the Isle of Man from next month onwards.
Established since 1977, Carbery Plastics is a leading manufacturer of rotationally moulded products including fuel, oil and water storage tanks. All Carbery products are produced at the company’s West Cork manufacturing centre of excellence. As well as being OFCERT licensed, EN 13341 compliant and Kiwa approved, Carbery Storage tanks already enjoy strong positions within the British and Irish markets together with a growing number of international markets including Belgium, Finland, France, Hungary, The Netherlands and the Middle East.
‘The appointment of Davant as our fuel tank distributor, follows a period of sustained growth for Carbery in Britain. It ensures Carbery oil tank customers in Great Britain will continue to receive best in class product, with the added benefit of local, on the ground customer service, distribution and product support,’ said Michael McCarthy, Managing Director of Carbery Plastics.
Davant is a specialist plumbing and insulation material supplier, with an established merchant presence. As a National Merchant Buying Society (NMBS) Preferred Supplier, the Herefordshire headquartered company focuses upon supplying independent merchants and distributors across Great Britain. The company’s product range includes all above and below ground drainage products, plastic plumbing systems and water cisterns and accessories. Davant employs a field based sales team and operates its own UK product distribution centre and fleet.
‘We’re delighted to partner with Carbery, whose high quality plastics ranges have great synergy with our existing product portfolio.
We look forward to working with new and existing Carbery customers, as we continue to strengthen our position within the off-grid sector.’
The company has continued to diversify in recent years which has seen new products developed which has also led to diversification and new markets. Recent product introductions includes a new range of tanks for the safe, secure storage of Adblue, a pioneering range of Mobi Point diesel storage and dispensing tanks, together with Carbery’s all new market leading 1000SB Superslim Bunded Heating Oil Tank.