- Founded in 1972 by Charles Kennawell Sr.
- Started in the Reynoldsville Foundry as a filter reconditioning company using WIX filter machines (a service we still offer).
- Moved into their current facilities (formerly a macaroni factory then storage for glass products) in 1980.
- Added heating oil deliveries then custom hydraulic hoses.
- Added BioZolv professional strength industrial cleaner in 1999; this is an exclusive product.
- Uses Pennsylvania crude in a multitude of products.
- Purchased by Glassmere Fuel Service, Inc. in 2001.
- Over 2000 total customers.
- Service locations for bulk lubricants: Central and Western Pennsylvania.
- Service locations for heating fuels, commercial accounts, and transports: Pennsylvania, Northeastern Ohio, Northern West Virginia, Northern Maryland.
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