Total UK appoints Fisher German to manage pipeline

Fuel company Total UK has appointed chartered surveyors Fisher German to manage its 230km petroleum pipeline that runs from Immingham Lincolnshire to the Buncefield Fuel Depot in Hemel Hempstead and from Colnbrook to Heathrow Airport.

Fisher German’s utilities and infrastructure department has taken over Land Management and Emergency response management of the underground pipeline for the next three years.

The contract includes full maintenance and management of the line, including the overhead helicopter patrols, as well as providing the first point of contact for landowners, emergency services, councils and other utility providers.