Cisternas Cobo U.K.

Cisternas Cobo UK Ltd is the UK, joint venture partner of HDE Ltd and Talleres Cobo Hnos S.L., a tanker manufacturer, located in Santander, Northern Spain. 

Talleres Cobo Hnos, are one of the largest and most well respected tanker manufacturers in Spain, with over 60 years experience in the tanker manufacturing industry, normally producing over 350 tankers and semi-trailer tankers per annum, for the transport of petroleum products, asphalt derivatives, chemicals and LPG products.


Development of their existing business and diversification into other EEC Countries, as well as the UK, Irish and Middle East markets, has been accompanied by the building of their new, purpose-designed factory. 

Opened in January of 2001, this new facility has increased their production capacity to over 400 units per annum and is probably the most modern facility of its kind in Europe at present.

In order to provide sales, marketing and after sales services for the UK, Irish and Middle East markets, Cisternas Cobo UK Ltd. was established in Castleford, West Yorks, in 1998. 

Building on the success and reputation of the company, Cobo UK Ltd, has established business with, amongst others, Hoyer Petrolog UK Ltd, Eddie Stobart, Sainsburys, DHL, Wincanton, Asda Stores Ltd, Murco Petroleum, Suckling Transport and Haartz Tankers in the UK; with Texaco, Topaz, Maxol and East Cork Oils in Ireland and with The Bahrain Petroleum Company, Al Maha Petroleum and Oman Oil, in Oman and ENOC in UAE, in the Middle East.