Since 1990, Oil Stop, a division American Pollution Control Corp. (AMPOL)
, has been a leading global provider and manufacturer of innovative products designed specifically for oil spill response and pollution control. Having designed and produced proven spill response products and provided on-site training in more than 40 countries worldwide, Oil Stop provides AMPOL with unmatched resources as an environmental contractor. Oil Stop's 50,000 square foot facility in Harvey (New Orleans), Louisiana
, provides ample production, storage, distribution & mobilization capabilities, as well as an additional strategically positioned base of operations for emergency response crews. Oil Stop also has sales offices in New Iberia, Louisiana and Houston, Texas, and has sales agents in 25 countries worldwide.
Oil Stop offers a full range of oil spill control equipment including oil spill containment boom, liquid storage devices and oil skimmers. Ancillary equipment and accessories offered by Oil Stop include boom reels, power packs, inflation blowers, turbidity control curtains, flood control barriers, decontamination pools, and associated equipment.
Oil Stop supplies oil spill control equipment to major oil companies and co-ops, and has supplied the United States Coast Guard
with offshore inflatable boom and Fast Sweep™ systems for their Strike Teams, B-Class buoy tenders Spilled Oil Recovery Systems (SORS), and Vessel of Opportunity Skimming (VOSS) systems.
Oil Stop specializes in designing, providing, and installing complete custom contingency equipment packages as well as oil spill protection systems for water intakes. Oil Stop is considered an innovator in oil spill equipment design, and holds several patents on boom designs. Oil Stop’s Auto Boom™ is its most well-known product worldwide, and features single-point inflation for safe and rapid deployment.
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|Boom Reels||Oil Stop's boom reels provide the safest and most efficient method of storing and deploying inflatable or foam-filled boom. Oil Stop manufactures a comprehensive line of sizes and styles of oil spill containment boom storage and deployment reels. |
|Blowers & Power Packs||Diesel or electric powered hydraulic power packs are available for powering boom reels, oil skimmers, pumps, etc. Horsepower ranges from 4.8 – 30 HP. |
|Spill Cure||Oil Stop's Spill Cure packages can dramatically reduce the costs associated with both on deck and over-the-side oil spills. |
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|Flood Stop||Oil Stop Flood Stop Barriers are designed to protect designated areas from rising flood waters. When installed properly, Flood Stop sections can be stacked to provide additional protection as waters rise. |