Oiltanking terminal expanded in Antwerp

Oiltanking Stolthaven's terminal in Antwerp, Belgium, has been expanded by 50,000 cubic meters (314,490 barrels) after the installation of nine new pre-fabricated storage tanks, according to Oiltanking information.

The total storage capacity will be divided over 21 tanks in the waterfront location in the Port of Antwerp. The storage expansion is expected to be online by January 2007. The company also is building a new pier that will allow vessels of up to 125,000 deadweight tonnage (dwt) to call at the facility.

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