Benefits of Steel
The Blake Group was established in Edinburgh in 1938 by James
The Blake Group has a reputation for quality and service in the
steel fabrication and engineering industries.
Their Storage Tanks division specialises in the design and
manufacture of all types of steel storage tanks for storing liquids
such as water, oil and diesel.
We believe that steel is the best material for storage tanks.
Durability & Longevity
A steel tank is strong and robust and will require very little
maintenance, lasting far longer than a plastic tank.
Damage to a steel tank can be easily repaired, whereas a plastic
tank is often unusable once damaged.
Steel is 100% recyclable and often made from salvaged scrap,
greatly reducing its environmental footprint.
Steel is hard to damage, reducing the risk of a leak into the
A damaged plastic tank will fail catastrophically, whereas a steel
tank will not, allowing valuable time to prevent any pollution from
As the cost of fuel rises so does theft. A well designed Blake
Group fuel dispensing steel tank is very difficult to break into so
will be avoided by thieves.
Most plastic tanks are easier for thieves to steal from.
Steel tanks are also less likely to be damaged by vandalism.
A steel storage tank is not only long-lasting and highly durable but
can look great too.
At the Blake Group we have a wide range of colours and paint
finishes so that your steel tank will look fantastic for many years.
Steel is ideal for manufacturing into any shape and size.
Plastic tanks are moulded from set shapes and sizes, therefore not
so easy to create for bespoke requirements.
At the Blake Group, we design our bespoke storage tanks to meet
the requirements of the client.
Tanks can be made to the exact size specified and in th