Certas Energy has joined UKPIA (UK Petroleum Industry Association) as a full associate member. The associate scheme is aimed at further developing industry cooperation, dialogue and excellence in the areas of process safety and transportation on road and rail.

Chris Hunt, UKPIA’s director general, said: “UKPIA welcomes Certas Energy as associate. Our associate scheme is designed to enhance and foster cooperation, learning and development.”

Brian Worrall, corporate affairs director at Certas Energy, commented: “As one of the largest oil distributors in the UK, we endeavour to ensure that we are represented on, and involved with, the key industry bodies for our sector. As a membership organisation, UKPIA can ensure that the issues facing the petrol industry are addressed and supported by the UK Government and its members.”