An underground oil storage tank being removed by Anderson Tank Co

Underground Storage Tank Removal as an Environmental Service 

Anderson removes the entire tank and related piping  from the ground. Chiefly because removal of your underground oil storage tank from the perspective of a home buyer is the method of preference.

An Anderson Tank Co Employee testing soil

Soil Testing

This provides an analysis of the soil surrounding your tank and is a reflection of the integrity of the tank itself– Because realtors, you, homebuyers– everyone wants peace of mind; soil testing provides it.

Anderson Tank Co. performing soil remediation as one of our Environmental Services.

Soil and Water Remediation 

During the course of tank removal or tank abandonment, it is sometimes found that the tank has leaked. When this happens, our qualified staff at Anderson will present a thorough plan for ground or water remediation.

Anderson Tank Co. performing oil tank abandonment by filling the hole with cementAbandoning Your Oil Tank

Abandoning your tank means leaving your Anderson clean tank underground. Provided the tank has maintained its structural integrity, we clean the tank and visually inspect the tank before filling it with inert material where the tank remains in place.

Water Remediation performed by Anderson Tank Co

Water Remediation

If it is found that the ground water has been contaminated, NJDEP regulations must be followed. Anderson is certified in these remediation procedures. It is common for the homeowner’s insurance company to become involved if ground water is contaminated, whom Anderson will work with during this phase.

Anderson Tank Co. employee installing an above ground oil tank which reduces the need for future Environmental Services.

Above Ground Oil Tank Installations

Anderson is an authorized installer of ROTH Double Walled Oil Tanks. Made in the U.S.A., Roth Eco DWT Plus 3 tanks feature a 30-year warranty and provide ultimate safety and reliability. Anderson also installs other brands of quality tanks. For more information, visit the Roth USA website here.

Oil Tank Testing being performed by an Anderson Tank Co employee using one of his tools

Oil Tank Testing

Testing is sometimes done for insurance purposes or prior to selling your home. Tank testing is done using an acoustic ultrasonic EZY 3 Locator Plus. The test is capable of detecting any leakage below or above the liquid level as well as all associated piping. You are provided a preliminary report report the same day and a written report within five business days.

A residential front yard that has been restored by Anderson Tank Co after the oil tank removal. Anderson for Residential and Commercial Environmental Services.

Complete Site Restoration 

We treat your property using our Environmental Services as if your property was our own— with respect! When we complete a tank removal, the excavated area is backfilled to rough grade. We also offer our services to perform any additional restoration which may be requested, including: topsoil, sod, concrete walkway, asphalt, etc.

For more details on how each of these Environmental Services are performed, please visit our
Service Descriptions’ Page

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