Apr 27, 2022
In 1947, C. William (Bill) Woodford began his petroleum career as a marketer for a small Gulf Oil and Tire distributor in rural Elkins, WV. He had no idea that the business would eventually grow from serving just six counties to spanning six states. Today, Woodford Oil Co. is one of the largest, independent, locally owned petroleum marketers in the industry.
But we’re much more than just a fuel and lubricant supplier. For the past 75 years, Woodford has built its success on being a one-stop shop for a full range of products, as well as providing strong customer service and creative problem-solving, featuring our expert staff.
Woodford offers a comprehensive line of petroleum products, including branded and unbranded motor fuels, heating oil, and propane to retail service stations and convenience stores, as well as residential, commercial and industrial, and agriculture customers.
Whatever business you’re in, Woodford has a full range of high-quality Chevron and CITGO lubricants for every application, in addition to specialty brands, diesel exhaust fluid (DEF), triethylene glycol (TEG), and other glycols and chemicals.
Over the decades, Woodford has leveraged its strong supplier relationships to provide customers with high-quality products at competitive prices. At the same time, the company has developed a culture of strong customer service, earning a reputation for providing:
One of Woodford’s most unique characteristics is our ability to tap the professional expertise of our staff to help customers improve their operations, save money, and troubleshoot any technical issues.
Woodford’s expert staff, including Fuel Technicians, Chemical Engineers, and STLE (Society of Tribologists and Lubrication Engineers) Certified Lubrication Specialists, are trained to help customers cut their operating costs, minimize equipment downtime, extend the life of their equipment, and keep their entire operation running smoothly.
As we like to say: “Some companies deliver fuel. At Woodford Oil Company, we deliver solutions.”
Since 1947, Woodford has been your trusted local fuel and lubricants provider, delivering to residential, commercial and industrial, and agriculture customers in a six-state region that includes West Virginia, Kentucky, Ohio, Virginia, Maryland, and Pennsylvania.