Noord Natie Terminals has expanded its existing terminal with two new tank farms for hazardous goods. Sweco’s assignment included the basic site engineering, detailed engineering of the various disciplines and management of the construction. We studied the most optimal solutions according to the co-engineering method together with the client.
Client: Noord Natie Terminals
Location: Port of Antwerp
Period: 2017 - 2018
Disciplines: Architectural & Civil, Construction Management, E&I (Electrical Instrumentation), Equipment, Piping, Process, Project Administration, Procurement, Project Management
In order to achieve the extra storage capacity of 32,000 m³, two tank farms were provided, with 6 and 7 storage tanks respectively. A new riser for loading ships, the expansion of the existing truck loading facilities and a vapour processing plant (VPP) were also in the plans. The design of the installation also allows for the storage of divers products and, where necessary, the tanks can be equipped with heating.
Sweco's package of tasks consisted of the following parts:
Photos: © Tom D'haenens