Regional Networking Event in Belfast 29 March 2023


There will be a Regional Networking Event in Belfast on 29 March 2023 at the Crowne Plaza commencing 1400hrs.

This is an opportunity for The Association and ISAS to update local members and for members to meet each other informally. We are also keen to hear what members have been up to.

We are inviting NI Environment Agency to attend to update us on areas of local concern.

There is likely to be a product presentation.

Following the meeting, there will be an opportunity to network socially perhaps over dinner in the restaurant.

Executive Director, Mark Orr and ISAS Audit and Training Manager, Steve Guy will be attending as well as Board Members for the Association and ISAS.

The date chosen in Belfast coincides with a Petrol Retailers Association Business Breakout which concludes at lunchtime and some members may also attend that meeting.  PRA Business Breakouts.

The outline content is as follows:

1400 – 1405     Welcome and introduction
1405 – 1415     Round the room introductions
1415 – 1445     Update on UKEireSpill

Working Groups:
Employment Opportunities
Future and Emerging Risks

1445 – 1515     ISAS update – Steve Guy, Audit and Training Manager. Changes to accreditation modules. Introduction of new consultancy module

1515 – 1545     Tea/coffee networking
1645 – 1615     Particular challenges in Northern Ireland – Kevin McGrady – NIEA
1615 – 1700     TBC
1700 – 1730     Product presentation – TBC
1730 – 1800     Thank you and summary

This event is at no cost to members.

Please book through Eventbrite as follows: here.


Spring Conference 11 May 2023 at CHEM UKExpo 23, NEC Birmingham

Last year we combined our Spring Conference with UKIFDA Expo, this year we are combining it with CHEM UK Expo, the UK’s largest exhibition for the Chemical, Laboratory, and Process Industries held at NEC Birmingham on 10 and 11 May. Our Conference will be held on 11 May.

The programme is as follows:

1200 – 1300  ‘The energy transition – from hydrocarbons to chemicals – let’s prepare for the change of risk in storage, transport, and use.’ UK EireSpill members

1430 – 1500  ‘Alternative Fuels – the issues for spill response’

1500 – 1600  ‘Lithium Ion – risks but few decent solutions this is the current response plan.

1600 – 1630  ‘Regulatory update – tank storage, CIRIA and potential changes to storage for HVO.

1630 – 1700  Association news and update from PFAS Working Group

This event is at no cost to members as attendance at the show is FOC.

Please book through Eventbrite as follows: here.