Volume: 1
Issue: 4

Published:
December 01, 2005

Tank Storage Magazine

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.



Headlines


COMMENT

Towards more stable prices.


TERMINAL NEWS

Vopak expands in Europe • Macquarie to buy German tank storage business • Oiltanking commissions new terminal in the Netherlands • Simon Storage changes hands, wins biofuels deal • TransMontaigne continues due diligence on acquisition • Rubis to build in Rotterdam • Oiltanking adds new...


REGULATIONS

API issues new pipeline welding standard • Europe agrees compromise on REACH • Minor amendments to HAZMAT rules • Terminals granted extension on ultra-low sulphur diesel deadline • UN Model Regulations now available online • New guidelines on ladder safety


PROFILE

The current oil market, with its imbalances in the supply and demand of oil products, offers a bright future for Vopak Oil EMEA, says its new Division President, Rob Nijst. "We see plenty of business opportunities, both for crudes and petroleum products," says Rob Nijst, who took up his new rol...


TANK CONSTRUCTION & REPAIR

New products, new requirements, and the boom in the oil price are among the factors driving investment in tank construction and repair. Tank Storage magazine talks to manufacturers about developments in the industry. New build, old challenges The stream of new tank construction projects curr...


RAISING THE ROOF ON TANK 903

In September, Tank Storage magazine was invited by CTS and Vopak to view the installation of aluminium dome and internal floating roof, just before completion. Here, we tell the story of tank 903 in pictures.