The primary Tank Terminal of Sharafco Group named Sharafco Petroleum FZE at Hamriya Free Zone of Sharjah which is well denoted as the Petrochemical Hub of U.A.E provides another milestone achievement to Sharafco Group, which is a prominent figure in the Oil & Gas sector.
The said Tank Terminal which is fully automatic and multi task oriented is located at the main harbor of Hamriya Free Zone, Sharjah with a storage facility of 79,271 CBM. The tank farm designated for storing various Class II Products is situated in the sea shore of around 15,000 Sq. Mtr. area with easy access to the International water as well as to the main highway connecting different emirates of U.A.E. Major significant features pertaining to the Tank Farm were as follows:
Dedicated Pipes for distinct Tanks and Products.
Simultaneous loading / unloading activities with the harbor as well as Truck bays.
Heating Coil Banks System for the tanks powered by sufficient Boiler facilities.
Higher Rate of Inter -Tank Transfer Facility.
PLC (SCADA) based Terminal Automation System.
Tank Overfill protection system with HHLS & Inlet Mov’s.
Radar Tank Gauging System.
The Storage Terminal of Sharafco petroleum acts as strategic asset with separate pipelines to the harbor berths and separate bunkering pits connecting to Maritime City of -7 Mtr. Draft & Deeper Harbor of -14 Mtr. Draft. The tank farm has a total of 16 storage tanks for storing various products and the storage capacity were as follows:
8 Tanks with a capacity of 6780 CBM each.
6 Tanks with a capacity of 3811 CBM each.
2 Tanks with a capacity of 1181 CBM each.
The distinctive two piggable pipe lines of 12 inches from the deeper harbor and another three separate pipe lines of 8 inches from the inner harbor, combined with Bunkering Pits having advanced Pigging Equipment for each harbor facilitate the tank farm to attain optimum logistic activities.
The prestigious terminal facility of Sharafco group is aimed to provide the Oil & Gas sector with short term and long term storage assistance on lease contracts. As the Terminal owes bulk storage for differential products with most innovative facilities, the whole Oil &Gas sector is assured of availing exemplary benefits.