Transloading en Oiltanking Antwerp Gas Terminal doubles storage capacity <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Oiltanking Antwerp Gas Terminal NV announces the signing of a long-term agreement with INEOS for the storage and handling of butane that will serve as feedstock for the INEOS cracker in Cologne, Germany. The terminal will expand its capacity by almost 100 percent.</p> <p>As part of the agreement, Oiltanking Antwerp Gas Terminal will make substantial investments to ensure the highest level of operational excellence, including the construction of a 135,000 cbm fully refrigerated butane tank--the largest in Europe.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Transloading News Wed, 15 Mar 2017 13:47:00 +0000 52751 at Blackmer launches NGH100 Series of oil-free reciprocating gas compressors for oilfield applications <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Blackmer, part of PSG, a Dover company and a global leader in positive displacement, regenerative turbine and centrifugal pump, and reciprocating compressor technologies, has introduced its new NGH100 Series Horizontal Oil-Free Reciprocating Gas Compressors. NGH100 compressors have been designed to optimize operational capabilities in a wide variety of critical oilfield production operations, including wellhead transfer, artificial lift, and vapor recovery.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cargo Tanks/Trailers Transloading News Tue, 07 Mar 2017 02:27:00 +0000 52651 at Photos: Tank Service Inc 2017 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Related story:&nbsp;Tank Service Inc, CST partner on hazmat safety simulator for Panama port</p> </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Transloading Hazmat/Safety Fri, 03 Mar 2017 20:06:00 +0000 52481 at Oiltanking MOGS Saldanha finalizes plans for South Africa crude storage terminal <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Oiltanking MOGS Saldanha (RF) (Pty) Ltd, a joint venture between Oiltanking GmbH and MOGS (Pty) Ltd, announced plans to move ahead with the construction of an independent crude oil and blending storage terminal in Saldanha Bay.</p> <p>The first phase of the terminal will have eight tanks with a total capacity of 8.8 million barrels (1.4 million cbm) and will be operational in the second half of 2018. At the final stage, the 13.2 million barrel (2.1 million cbm) facility will include 12 in-ground concrete tanks.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Transloading News Wed, 01 Mar 2017 14:58:00 +0000 52551 at Miller Transporters opens New Orleans tank container depot <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Miller Transporters Inc announced the opening of its new ISO-container depot in New Orleans LA. The facility is at 6100 Terminal Rd, approximately 20 minutes from the Port of New Orleans main entrance.</p> <p>Henry Curtis was hired as facility manager and will oversee all depot-related activities. For information on depot services, contact him at (504) 826-4216.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tank Fleets Transloading News Wed, 22 Feb 2017 16:21:00 +0000 52331 at Newson Gale reviews static grounding protection for tank trucks <div class="node-body article-body"><p>The loading and unloading of tank trucks with flammable and combustible products, presents one of the most serious fire and explosion risks for site operations within the hazardous process industries, according to experts at Newson Gale, a supplier of static grounding technology.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cargo Tanks/Trailers Transloading News Wed, 15 Feb 2017 16:10:00 +0000 52261 at Startup launches <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Rotterdam, the Netherlands-based was officially launched to matches supply and demand for containerized transport of liquids, gasses, food and, feed worldwide. Cargo and tank containers are matched via a user-friendly online platform that offers a higher level of efficiency, substantial cost savings, and more sustainability.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tank Fleets Transloading Technology News Wed, 08 Feb 2017 16:13:00 +0000 52161 at Velocity Midstream building 2nd oil pipeline, more crude oil terminals in the SCOOP play <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Velocity Midstream Partners LLC announced that Velocity Central Oklahoma Pipeline LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Velocity Midstream, has obtained long-term customer commitments supporting the construction of a second oil pipeline through the fairway of the South Central Oklahoma Oil Province (SCOOP), located south and southwest of Oklahoma City, providing connections to Cushing and the Wynnewood refinery owned by CVR Refining LP.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Transloading News Wed, 08 Feb 2017 14:52:00 +0000 52071 at Dixon Valve & Coupling expands in chemical and storage terminal markets with ADS acquisition <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Dixon Valve &amp; Coupling Company, a leading worldwide manufacturer and supplier of hose fittings and accessories, announces the acquisition of Automated Design Services Inc (ADS Controls) of Covington LA.</p> <p>The acquisition includes the product brands Outalarm (portable level alarms), Spillguard (automatic high level shutdown systems), and Batchguard (automatic batch control systems)--all of which will continue to be offered.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cargo Tanks/Trailers Transloading News Wed, 01 Feb 2017 14:29:00 +0000 51961 at VTTI acquires Panama storage terminal <div class="node-body article-body"><p>VTTI BV, a global independent provider of energy storage, recently acquired a 230,000 cubic meter (60.7 million gallon) facility in Panama, resulting in a joint venture between VTTI and Global SLI. This deal sees VTTI take a 75% interest in PetroAmerica Terminal SA (PATSA), a terminal strategically located on the Pacific side of the country, close to the Panama Canal, with a wide range of refined products storage.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Transloading News Wed, 01 Feb 2017 14:20:00 +0000 51931 at