OBAN Energies FEED contract

OBAN Energies FEED contract



Recently TECS Netherlands B.V. has been awarded a contract to conduct all front end engineering and design work (FEED) for a new oil terminal project in the Bahamas launched by OBAN Energies. The project will provide storage tankage for crude oils, residual fuel oils, middle and light distillates, specialty vegetable oils and heavy oils, and will consider all other bulk liquid storage requests. It will launch with an initial capacity of 4 million barrels, with plans to expand capacity to 20 million barrels by year 4 of facility operation.

TECS has been awarded with this preliminary design order to allow configuring all tank terminal design aspects as have to be part of the EIA (Environmental Impact Assessment) and EMP (Environmental management Plan) project approval stages. In this process TECS will ensure the terminal will be designed, constructed and operated in compliance with the strictest international environmental and safety standards. The preliminary engineering contract awarded covers the entire terminal engineering scope, from VLCC-jetty and piping to inland support vessel harbour, storage tanks, terminal lay-out and all auxiliary facilities such as water- and waste water facilities, vapour treatment and power generation.


Profile OBAN Energies (see www.obanenergies.com for more details):

OBAN Energies is an independently owned energy company, whose mission is to provide high quality technologically innovative service to our customers and the Commonwealth of the Bahamas. A top priority of Oban Energies is to deliver the highest environmental and marine standards, while delivering a superior customer experience through operational excellence that provides safe, consistent and reliable performance, with the highest integrity.


Profile TECS (see www.tecs-nl.com for more details):

TECS is a full service engineering and consultancy company specialised in storage tank and tank terminal engineering, environmental impact studies, best practices implementation and compliance and safety audits and inspections for the international tank storage industry. TECS’ principals have over 30 years’ experience and have been involved with some of the most innovative projects and developments in the storage tank industry.


For more information:

Gert van Meijeren (Managing director TECS)

E-mail: g.vanmeijeren@tecs-nl.com

Mobile: +31 (0)6 40 62 00 04