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Tanks & terminals

See below for the latest news covering the oil, gas and petrochemical storage sector.

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Max Midstream and CPA announce port expansion

Max Midstream and the Calhoun Port Authority (CPA) have announced that the expansion of the Calhoun port in Houston, Texas, will begin in 2021 with the recent passage of the 'Water Resources and Development Act' by Congress.

Sharjah National Oil Corp. launches gas storage project

Sharjah National Oil Corp. (SNOC) has announced the start-up of its new gas storage project, following a small-scale pilot phase using existing infrastructure that has been running since early 2017.



Ready to replace?

Ed Cass, Paratherm, USA, outlines important things to consider when cleaning, flushing, draining and charging a thermal oil system.


Timing is everything

Jeff Heath, Matrix Applied Technologies, USA, discusses the risks of adopting welded aluminium internal floating roofs prematurely.


Light at the end of the tunnel

Gordon Cope, Contributing Editor, predicts hope for the tanks and terminals sector in the Middle East and North Africa, following the disruption caused by COVID-19.

More Tanks & terminals news

Enterprise loads LPG-powered VLGC

Enterprise’s very large gas carrier (VLGC) has been loaded with 590 000 bbl of liquefied petroleum gas (LPG), including cargo and fuel.

ExxonMobil and Vopak sign MOU

ExxonMobil and Vopak have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) for an LNG feasibility study in South Africa.

The sky's the limit

Clyde & Co. LLP, discuss preventative and responsive utilisation of drones at storage tank terminals.