Talara Refinery Liquid Loading Dock


Review of detailed engineering and construction methods.

Piling works in the sea to support the pier with 24” diameter tubular steel piles, filled with concrete. Reinforced concrete works for the 130 m long access platform and posts for mooring ships (Dolphins). Steel structures of the loading platform and assembly of the remote controlled loading arms, to supply the ships with liquid hydrocarbons and LPG from the refinery. Rack of pipes for the transport of hydrocarbons from the refinery to the remote controlled arms (28 km of pipes). Installation on the dock of the water pumping station with 46,000 gal/min of pumping capacity for the cooling of the refinery and fire-fighting systems. Leading system for night access of ships.