The egyptian hub for on- and offshore facilities

Arab Petroleum Pipeline Co. has established a fully equipped product hub at their Ain Sukhna complex on the Red Sea Coast in Egypt. The hub includes both onshore and offshore facilities. The onshore facility comprises 61 product storage tanks with a total capacity of 2,125 million m³, and two 50 km long unidirectional pipelines to the city of Suez. The diameter of the individual product storage tanks varies from 21 to 59 m. 

The offshore facility comprises a jetty and berths (500-160,000 DWT) including a topside pipeline and other auxiliaries. The hub includes an offshore single point mooring for very large crude carriers (VLCC), connected via a sea pipeline. The offshore facility is intended to accommodate future expansions to handle up to 24 million tonnes per annum of various products.

PROJECT DETAILS

LOCATION:
Ain Suhkna, Egypt

PERIOD:
2012-2013

CLIENT:
Arab Petroleum Pipelines Co. (SUMED)

COWI'S SERVICES:

  • Topographic survey at fuel tank site and land pipeline corridor
  • Concept design of marine terminal, tank farm, single bay mooring and land pipeline
  • Plant layout and 3D modelling
  • Front end engineering design (FEED)
  • Preparation of tender documents

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Jes Bojsen Abild

Jes Bojsen Abild
Senior Project Director
Marine, Denmark

Tel: +45 56402059

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