Background – Biography

Petroleum Marine Construction, LLC


Background – Biography/Resume

Oliver Abeleda & Petroleum Marine Construction, LLC


Oliver Abeleda is the founder and president of Petroleum Marine Construction, LLC.  He has over 20 years’ experience in the successful development of several business ventures in the construction, engineering and real estate industries. Over these years, he has worked with a wide variety of notable national & regional corporations affiliated with scores of multi-million dollar projects in the public and private sectors, including individual & institutional investors, large universities, high-rise development to hospitals throughout Florida and the Southeast US.

More recently, Mr. Abeleda was the COO of a real estate investment firm specializing in the acquisition and re-positioning of multi-family residential communities throughout Florida and southeast United States. More specifically, his responsibilities included the oversight of all construction projects, property management, as well as the implementation of the firm’s investment strategies.

Overall, Mr. Abeleda’s experiences have literally been drawn from Wall Street to Main Street, where he gained over a decade of cross-disciplinary business management and financial analytical skills. Concurrently, he had developed a strong background in construction & project management while being a Florida certified construction contractor in multiple disciplines.

Mr. Abeleda received a B.S. in Accounting from Purdue University. Additionally, he is a Florida licensed Building Contractor (CBC1253193), a Pollution Storage Systems Contractor (PCC 056770) and a Florida licensed real estate sales associate.

Background – Biography/Resume

Paul J Doyle & Petroleum Marine Construction, LLC


2016 – Present
Manager of Project Development –
Petroleum Marine Construction, LLC
I have first-hand been involved in the development of over 350 site specific fuel systems. Specializing over the last 13 years in Marina fueling, I have pioneered the advancement of marina fueling systems from just an aspect of the petroleum industry to its own fueling entity.

2004 2016
CEO/General Manager –
Petroleum Marine Consultants, LLC
As Chairman and co-author of the Petroleum Equipment Institute PEI/ RP-1000 Recommended Practices for Marina Fueling Systems, and a National Fire Protection Agency Technical Committee Member for NFPA 30A & NFPA 303;
Approaching 40 years of experience as a Marina Fueling Expert, with a General Construction and Pollutant Storage Specialty Construction license in multiple States, PMC,LLC’s unsurpassed experience, knowledge & technical education enables unrivaled excellence within the marine/petroleum industry. As a design/builder the mission is to provide a safe, efficient, and economical system for storing and dispensing the required quantity of fuel into specific watercraft.

1980 – 2004
Vice President
– Service Station Maintenance Worcester Ma
Paul gained experienced in all phases of the business operation through successive promotions within the company.
Obtained revenues from independent and major oil companies, formulated bid figures and supervised multiple construction projects.
Responsibilities included supervision of construction for “Ground –Up” Service Stations throughout the North East USA.

Marina Knowledge and Experience

2013 – Present
Principal Committee Member for National Fire Protection Association
(NFPA303) Marina and Boatyards

2011 – Present
Principal Committee Member for National Fire Protection Association
(NFPA30A) Automotive and Marine Service Stations
Appointed Principal Committee member based on PEI Committee RP-1000 and 35 years’ experience in Design/Build of Marina Fuel Systems

2009 – Present
Chairman of the Petroleum Equipment Institute RP-1000 Marina Fueling Systems Installation Committee
Based on experience and reputation within both the Marine and the Petroleum Industry; Appointed by PEI President Bruce Larson Chairman for the Petroleum Equipment Institute Committee for the inception, writing, and publication of the standards for Marina Fueling.


University of Maine
Bachelor of Science – Business Management

Licenses / Training

District of Columbia active DCUSTIC016-0190
North Carolina General Contractor License PU-61583
State of South Carolina General Construction License Reciprocates w/ North Carolina
State of Maryland Petroleum Construction License MDIC 2010-2000
State of Iowa 1270
State of Texas CR0000098
International Code Council UST Installer/Retrofitting 8143602

Contributing Author

Marina Dockage Magazine 2009-2012
Marina World Magazine 2010-2012
The Marina – Sustainable Solutions for a Profitable Business 2012


UPP UL-971 Marina Piping
Dresser Wayne Management School
Marane Oil Management Course
Petcon, Inc., Underground Storage Systems
Corpus Christi Spill School, Cleanup and Management of Hazardous Materials Northeast Environmental Convex, Leaking and Underground Storage Tanks 40 Hour DOT Training, OSHA 1
International Code Council


National Fire Protection Association
Petroleum Equipment Institute
The Association of Marina Industries