DECAL PANAMA - TABOGUILLA ISLAND TERMINAL EXTENSION

DECAL PANAMA TABOGUILLA ISLAND TERMINAL EXTENSION

  • Rapidly proceed works for the extension of Taboguilla Island (Panama) Decal Terminal.
  • The additional capacity will be 1,141,635 bbl (c.m. 181,500), bringing the final size of the Terminal to 2,242,385 bbl ( c.m. 356,500).
  • The jetty will be extended in order to improve the barge loading capacity, so that it will be possible to moore four barges simultaneously or one tanker plus three barges at a time, with a maximum barge size up to 7,000 dwt.
  • Tanks will be able to receive heavy fuel oil, cutter stocks, diesel and marine gasoil.
  • The new facilities shall be provided with in-tank blending equipment for fuel oil, and the fuel oil tanks will be heated with thermal oil. Loading lines will be electrically traced.
  • The loading rates shall be improved up to 750 mt/h for every barge and there will be the possibility for in-line blending of IFO´s.
  • The new capacity is estimated to be ready in June 2012.

Soresina, 02 Sept. 2010
Press Office
Decal S.p.A.

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