Expansion of butane storage and terminal capacity to support blending the new East Houston-Hearne Pipeline and inbound Galena Park pipelines. Scope included the addition of a 40,000 BBL butane storage sphere; blend pumps; meter runs; connecting piping. Project included grading, structural, piping, mechanical, electrical, instrumentation, automation, and fire water system.
- Mechanical Engineering
- Civil/Structural Engineering
- E&I Engineering
- Construction Support and Inspection
- Programming, Startup, and Commissioning
Notable Accomplishments & Challenges
- New sphere was required to be installed while the terminal remained in full operation. Significant planning and safety measures were required to execute tie-ins with minimal disruption to operations.