ETHANE IMPORT TERMINAL – HARTLEPOOL
Another large Contract awarded by our existing client Cidon Construction, a 75 Metre diameter storage tank with a 1 metre thick base.
The storage tank will be used to distribute the ethane gas from Port Clarence, and shipped to the USA. When completed, the facility will be a major factor to prepare the way for the UK to become self – Sufficient in generating its own reliable supply of raw materials for the sector.
The existing 223 – Acre Olefins 7 plant was built in 19.9. It makes the essential chemical building blocks for everyday items from toothbrushes to TV and car parts, but sales have been hit by cheaper foreign manufacturers It has 34 metre High Circular tapered post – Tensioned walls topped with a 3 metre deep ring beam section and a 500mm thick domed concrete roof constructed over an air risen support structure.
This project was completed in June 2015 on time and within budget.
- Extensive Health & Safety demands
- Radial steel reinforced walls
- Accelerated work program