Tank Storage Logistics

Oiltanking has been active in tank storage logistics since 1972, and is one of the largest independent operators of tank terminals for oils, gases and chemicals worldwide. The company owns and operates 65 terminals in 23 countries with a total storage capacity of 20 million cbm, on five continents – in Europe, North America, Latin America, the Middle East, Africa, India, and the Asia-Pacific region.

At the tank terminals, Oiltanking stores and handles nearly 1,000 different products including crude oil, petroleum products, biofuels, gases and chemicals. The total throughput of all terminals in 2018 was around 153 million tons.

Oiltanking has a strong customer orientation and provides tailor-made infrastructure. Its focus is on safe, efficient and reliable services in constructing and operating its facilities.

In 2018, about 3,300 employees worked for Oiltanking.

Oil

Oiltanking has specialized in the handling and storage of crude oil and petroleum products for decades. The company also offers downstream processing steps, such as the blending of petroleum products, as well as customized logistics management solutions.

Gases

Oiltanking is also regarded as a competent provider for the storage of gases. Besides other locations in Europe, as well as Asia and America, the growing network includes the Oiltanking Antwerp Gas Terminal, one of Europe's largest independent LPG and petrochemical gas terminals, with two 135,000 cbm, fully refrigerated gas tanks under construction.

Chemicals

As a partner to the petrochemicals industry, Oiltanking specializes in the storage of everything from basic chemicals to specialty chemicals. Here too, all operations are performed in a safe and customer-focused way and meet the highest safety and environmental standards.

Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC)

Besides tank storage, Oiltanking is active in the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) of tank terminals, pipelines, refineries and power plants.

Key Facts

  • 65

    tank terminals
    in 23 countries

  • 20

    million cbm
    storage capacity

  • 153

    million tons
    total throughput

  • 1,000

    different
    products

  • 3,300

    employees
    worldwide

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