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An under-16s girls’ hockey squad sponsored by regional fuels distributor WP Group has won the Hampshire Cup Final.

An under-16s girls hockey team sponsored by regional fuels distributor WP Group has finished a credible third position nationally.

Bournemouth Under-16s Girls’ Hockey squad are set to fly the flag for Dorset and the South Coast in the final of the National Cup ­ with kit sponsorship help from WP Group.

WP Group, one of the UK’s largest distributors of fuels and lubricants, is the latest company in and around Southampton to pledge apprenticeship places.

WP Group has secured the front cover and a double-page spread in the March edition of Fuel Oil News. Read more about The WP Group - "Strong, Different and Independent"...

Fuel and lubricant suppliers Wessex Petroleum have rebranded as the WP Group to reflect the company’s significant expansion across all its specialist sectors.


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Pulp & Paper article imageThe past few years have seen a large focus on production efficiency leading to an increase in productivity. Large investments have been made by companies who recognise the importance of increasing efficiency. Schneider Electric a global leader in energy management conducted a recent survey of 301 energy leaders in the United States and it was found that over the past 12 months 75% of decision-makers in U.S. companies have invested in efficiency programmes. 

post thumbMeasuring equipment performance and productivity is essential for any industrial business that wants to maintain a competitive edge.  Though there are a variety of methods to gauge results, one prevailing industry measure of productivity is Overall Equipment Effectiveness (OEE).

Written by; Rick Russo, Product Technical Advisor, ExxonMobil Fuels & Lubricants


Members of the farming community facing hardship are to get a helping hand from a fundraising event for which WP Agricultural was a sponsor.


Smart technology available from heating oil supplier the WP Group has been helping households and companies to avoid the misery caused by running out of winter heating oil.


The WP office was very quiet on the 15th and 16th November when a number of the team hosted the Mobil Service Centre stand at MechanEx, the leading automotive tradeshow in the south.

Following the WP announcement that they will be exhibiting at the MechanEx Tradeshow at Sandown Park, Surrey on Tuesday 15th and Wednesday 16th November 2011, we are pleased to be able to offer all our customers complimentary pre-registered tickets.


Palmer & Harvey, the UK’s largest delivered wholesaler, has reported an average fuel economy saving of 4.7% during a field trial using Mobil Delvac flagship synthetic engine and drivetrain lubricants and Mobilube gear oils.

The Commercial Vehicle Show at Birmingham NEC is off to a great start with visitors flocking to the Mobil Delvac stand. WP Commercial are supporting Mobil at the Show today through to Thursday 26th April.


WP Marine selected by Premier Marinas to fuel South Coast marinas, plus supply of diesel bug preventative Soltron™.

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