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Butane Terminal | Antwerp, Belgium

Antwerp, Belgium

Butane Terminal | Antwerp, Belgium

Contract Data

Location:

Port of Antwerp, Belgium

Owner:

Oiltanking Antwerp Gas Terminal (OTAGT)

Contractor:

TGE

Year of Completion:

2019

Contract Scope:

EPC

TGE Scope of Work

Basic Engineering

Detail Engineering

Procurement

Construction

Storage Tank Data

Storage Capacity:

135,000 m³

Tank Type:

Full Containment

Design Code:

EN 14620

Project Description / Highlights

Option for future Propylene / Propane operation

The low temperature design is based on Propylene service

Butane liquid at ambient conditions and involves ship unloading and loading facilities for Butane liquid to pressurized gas carriers and rail tank cars (RTC)

The Butane is heated to ambient conditions with a heater utilizing dock water and sufficient heating is ensured with a heater fed with hot water-Glycol

The RTC loading service involves in-tank pumps feeding booster pumps. The product is sent to the RTC loading arms. Supply to pipeline is made via in-tank pumps connected to existing booster pumps.