Oiltanking MOGS Saldanha plans to go ahead with the construction of an independent crude oil and blending storage terminal in Saldanha Bay.
The first phase of the terminal, in the Port of Saldanha Bay, will have eight tanks with a total capacity of 1.4 million m3. It is due to be operational in the second half of 2018. At its last stage, the 2.1 million m3 facility will comprise 12 in-ground concrete tanks.
It will be able to blend crude oil and be connected to an existing jetty which can handle vessels up to VLCC.
Oiltanking MOGS Saldanha is a joint venture between Oiltanking and MOGS.