Saunders Construction and Maintenance

Greenfield Terminal Construction

Terminals---Pelican-pointDesign, construction, and testing of 8 tanks with a total working storage capacity of 85 mega litres

  • 2 x diesel tanks
  • 2 x regular motor spirit tanks
  • 2 x premium motor spirit tanks
  • 1 x biodiesel tank
  • 1 x ethanol tank

Client: Terminals Pty Ltd

Location: Pelican Point Road, Outer Harbour, Adelaide, SA

Scope of this project included:

  • Design and construct the following tanks in accordance with the following standards – API-650 11th edition (addendum 2), API-2000, AS1940 and AS1962
  • Two diesel tanks 31 metre (diameter) x 22 metre (height) column supported cone roof tanks
  • Two regular motor spirit tanks 38 metre (diameter) x 22 metre (height) external floating roof tanks
  • One premium motor spirit 98 tank 20 metre (diameter) x 22 metre (height) external floating roof tank
  • One premium motor spirit 95 tank 25 metre (diameter) x 22 metre (height) external floating roof tank
  • One biodiesel tank 5.5 metre (diameter) x 10 metre (height) self-supporting cone roof tank
  • One ethanol tank 14 metre (diameter) x 18 metre (height) self-supporting cone roof tank complete with internal floating roof
  • Fabricate and install associated foam pipework for tank deluge system
  • Insulation of ethanol tank
  • Non-destructive testing of tanks in accordance with requirement of API-650 Appendix U
  • Hydrostatic testing of all tanks on completion
2nd Photo RHS off Greenfield terminal construction