Oil Stop Products
Oil Stop (Spain)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.
Auto Boom
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.
Oil Stop Specializes In Manufacturing:

Inflatable Containment Boom

Collapsible Liquid Storage Containers

Auto Boom

Flood Stop

Response-Able Boom

Fast Erect Pools

Fast Sweep Systems

Towable Bladders

Solid Flotation Booms (SFB)

Pillow Tanks

Fence Boom

Decontamination Pools

Permanent Oil Boom (Husky)

Open Top Reservoirs

Floating Nets

Silt Curtains & Baffles

Power Packs and Inflation Blowers

Oil Skimmers

Boom Reels

Submerged Oil Recovery Systems

Spill Cure

Custom Storage Containers

Rapid Pack

Boom Trailers

Boom Transport & Containers



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Oil Stop is ISO 9001:2008 certified (Certificate Number 2009-01263). Oil Stop products have been tested by several organizations including: OHMSETT, Bureau Veritas, U.S. Coast Guard, U.S. Navy, U.S. Minerals Management Service, M.S.R.C.

Inflatable Boom


Solid Float Boom
Boom ReelsOil 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 PacksDiesel or electric powered hydraulic power packs are available for powering boom reels, oil skimmers, pumps, etc. Horsepower ranges from 4.8 – 30 HP.
Spill CureOil Stop's Spill Cure packages can dramatically reduce the costs associated with both on deck and over-the-side oil spills.
Silt Curtains & Baffles 
Floating Nets 
Flood StopOil 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.



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