• Somerville High School Emergency Spill Response

    On December 26, 2006 City of Somerville officials requested that CommTank respond to a release of fuel oil in the boiler room at the Somerville High School building. Because of winter break, no teachers or students were in the building. City employees discovered the spill around 7 a.m. Tuesday morning and the few people working at SHS over the bre....

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  • Brigham's Ice Cream Emergency Spill Response

    Brigham's Ice Cream is an ice cream manufacturer and franchised restaurant. Brigham's is sold in quart cartons throughout New England, and served at franchised restaurants located in Massachusetts. CommTank was called to the Quincy location when 30-gallons of No. 2 fuel oil was spilled onto the concrete and surrounding soils. The basement heating o....

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  • Mount Vernon Properties Emergency Spill Response

    The property manager of Mount Vernon Properties in Boston contacted CommTank regarding leaking 275-gallon aboveground storage tanks containing No. 2 fuel oil. Four 275-gallon ASTs were located in the basement of the multi-family residence.  In response to this call, CommTank conducted a site visit. Based on the conditions observed, which con....

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  • Oil Spill Response Bedford Ma

    This project reflects the services provided by CommTank on the evening of November 16, 2011, in response to an emergency spill of #2 fuel oil on Springs Road, Bedford, MA. Pump out one 330-gallon aboveground storage tank (AST) and miscellaneous containers. Remove AST tank and miscellaneous piping. Absorb oil on floor with speedy-dry and absorb....

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