The latest storage asset in the Port of Fujairah for middle distillates and fuel oil also offers one of the fastest flow rates
Brooge Petroleum and Gas Investment Company (BPGIC) is the youngest storage terminal in the Port of Fujairah, having started operations recently.
However, the facility boasts the latest in technical storage terminal innovations and has one of the fastest flow rates in the port, at up to 4,500 cm/hr for fuel oil and up to 5000 cm/hr for clean products.
Flow rates for crude oil in its phase 2 expansion will be 16,000 cm/hr. The company was established in 2013 and construction work on the Fujairah terminal
quickly followed in 2015. The first phase of 400,000 m3 of storage across 14 tanks for middle distillates and fuel oil was completed last October, and, following testing and commissioning,the terminal commenced daily operations in January.
In an interview with Tank Storage Magazine, general manager Nico Paardenkooper says that the terminal addresses se...