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Tanks/Terminals/Storage

Working natural gas in storage in the United States as of March 31, 2018, the end of the 2017–2018 heating season, totaled 1,351 billion cubic feet (Bcf). more

Tanks/Terminals/Storage

Everyone knows the name of the intermediate bulk container used for catalyst changeouts and other container solutions that has been used in industry since 1952: FLO-BIN. more

Tanks/Terminals/Storage

As the unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) industry continues to rapidly evolve, technology challenges are being flushed out in many new areas. An interest that is growing quickly is using drones for internal infrastructure inspections. more

Tanks/Terminals/Storage

Three firms that bought crude oil last year from U.S. emergency stockpiles raised concerns about dangerous levels of a poisonous chemical in the cargoes. more

Tanks/Terminals/Storage

When Petroleum Service Corp. (PSC) was established in 1952 as the nation’s first tankerman service, the company’s founder had a simple plan for growing the business: Work hard and take good care of your customers, and good things will happen. more

Tanks/Terminals/Storage

The upstream oil and gas industry relies heavily on storage tanks built to the API 12F specification. Shop-built, small, transportable storage tanks are a cost-effective solution that can help reduce overall installation costs. more

Tanks/Terminals/Storage

Oil prices were broadly steady on Thursday but still set to slip over the week for the second time in a row against a backdrop of rising U.S. crude production and an increase in inventories. more

Refining/Petrochemical

Crude oil throughput volumes on NuStar’s Permian Crude System are approaching capacity. NuStar Permian Crude System Expansion No. Two will provide shippers with additional transportation capacity, capable of reaching multiple downstream markets. more

Pipeline/Transportation

Valero Logistics UK, a subsidiary of Valero Energy Corporation, and SemGroup Europe Holding L.L.C., have signed an agreement for the purchase of SemLogistics Milford Haven fuel storage facility on the west coast of Wales. more

Tanks/Terminals/Storage

The API 2350 committee is meeting to publish the fifth edition of the Standard for Overfill Prevention Process. It will be based largely on the previous edition, will focus on expanding safety clarifications and helping the readers make sense of it. more

Health, Safety & Environmental

Analysis of the global liquids storage market shows that the US has the highest liquids storage capacity globally with 2,162 million barrels. Presently, the US accounts for 26 percent of the total global liquids storage capacity. more

Downstream

KBR Inc. has been awarded the Concept and FEED (front-end engineering design) contract by Statoil for its groundbreaking Northern Lights Project to develop an onshore CO2 -- a known greenhouse gas -- storage terminal in Norway. more

Tanks/Terminals/Storage

Recent legislation has directed the sale of more than 100 million barrels of oil from the U.S. Strategic Petroleum Reserve (SPR) in U.S. government fiscal years (FY) 2022 through 2027. more

Tanks/Terminals/Storage

Originally the former Naval Station at Ingleside before being converted to a crude oil terminal, the Oxy Ingleside Energy Center (OIEC) exports crude oil to international and domestic markets. more

Tanks/Terminals/Storage

Oil prices fell for a sixth day on Friday, and were on track for their biggest weekly losses in 10 months, as record-high U.S. crude output added to concerns about a sharp rise in global supplies. more

Refining/Petrochemical

In the two years since Washington lifted a 40-year ban on oil exports, tankers filled with U.S. crude have landed in more than 30 countries, ranging from massive economies like China and India to tiny Togo. more

Pipeline/Transportation

Appalachian petrochemicals storage and trading hub continue to face challenges..., Mountaineer NGL Storage to spend $150 million on the proposed storage facility, A subsidiary of Savage Cos. will begin operations of its petroleum terminal.. more

Tanks/Terminals/Storage

Chart’s latest LNG vehicle filling station was officially opened at Ennshafen in Austria by RAG, a major European gas storage operator, in cooperation with Iveco Austria. more

Supplier News

External floating roofs (EFRs) are commonly used for petroleum products like gasoline, crude oil, petrochemicals and more. They are a cost-effective way of reducing losses of product to vapor and preventing the risk of fires. more

Tanks/Terminals/Storage

LBC is pleased to announce that agreements have been finalized with MEGlobal Americas, Inc. for the design, engineering, construction, and operation of a new terminal. This terminal will be constructed adjacent to MEGlobal’s world-scale... more

Tanks/Terminals/Storage

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