FPS Hydrocarbon storage terminal. Spain

Client: VOPAK
Type of contract: EPC
Design tools: SMART PLANT 3D and AutoCAD
Design codes: UNE-EN, NFPA and FM standards

Fire safety system in Hydrocarbon storage maritime terminal with 400,000 cm3 of capacity.

The oil storage and distribution terminal is located in the port of Algeciras, in the Strait of Gibraltar, one of the steps with the world’s largest annual traffic of approximately 80,000 ships. It is the leading seaport of Spain and one of the world’s 25 largest.

Project data

Fire protection installation of 22 storage tanks consisting of a water installation and a foam installation whose purpose is the protection of the tank on fire and the affected tanks.