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Issue Contents

Volume 7
Issue 2

March 17, 2011

Tank Storage Magazine is the leading industry publication dedicated exclusively to the bulk liquid storage industry. It is read by terminal managers, senior engineers, logistics/distribution managers and CEOs within oil, gas and petrochemical facilities as well as third party terminal operators.

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Root causes revealed for Buncefield explosion
The report into the explosion and five day fire at the Buncefield Oil Storage Depot in December 2005 tells for the first time the full story of the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) and Environment Agency’s (EA) investigation...
Seveso II proposals
On 21 December 2010 the European Commission published draft revisions to the Seveso II Directive, which is aimed at preventing major accidents involving large quantities of dangerous substances...
The need for API 2611
The American Petroleum Institute (API) published one of the first important standards related to refinery piping inspection, API 570 Piping Inspection Code, in June 1993...
New tankage targets
Atlantic Fuel Supply Company Limited (AFSC) is a newly-established company formed to provide and operate an oil storage and distribution facility network for the Republic of Ireland market...