Marine Terminal Services

EPROM Marine Services Department is capable of managing and handling of all activities and services related to gas, liquid and solid (bulk) petroleum product terminals as well as any other bulk terminals like grain and natural coke. The services extend to cover the terminal operations; both on and off shore.

We are profoundly experienced in the design review, construction and management of marine terminals (sea and/or river terminals) on behalf of our clients. We apply the latest, most optimum logistics internationally acknowledged and practised. As owner’s representative for our clients our service includes but is not limited to the following:

  • Review of design documents of jetty or port, construction supervision and handover.
  • Rehabilitation of existing ports and qualification to comply with international business standards and requirements.
  • Assistance in acquiring the certificates mandated by the international marine law and issue terminals regulations in terms of port entering procedures, general services provided and restrictions.
  • All administrative actions related to local water entering book, ship registrations at port control, waiting area logistics, channels curve, channel and jetty drafts.
  • Utilize Eco-sounding to draft and issue electronic maps for safe manoeuvring.
  • Prepare and upgrade ports to comply with and acquire the certificates for IOPP (International Oil Pollution Prevention) and ISPS (International Ship and Port Facility codes.
  • Establish system for optimum port and cargo control to ensure safe handling and transportation practices including International Dangerous Cargo (IDC) during loading and discharging.
  • Measure and determine cargo quality and quantity in comparison to C/P using the ASTM, IP and UOP applicable standards.
  • Tailor robust port system that avoids possible demurrage and saves dispatch time.
  • Represent a charter party in case of claim or demurrage.
  • Prepare and apply emergency and contingency plans for terminals.
  • Establish safety system for terminal and prepare persuaders that comply with International Safety Guide for Oil Tankers and Terminals (ISGOTT) and are accepted by Insurance Company.
  • Establish environmental system to prevent pollutions and prepare persuaders that comply with International Oil Pollution Prevention (IOPP) to avoid and resist probable claims or penalties.

EPROM has been providing the above services for more than eleven years for a considerable number of terminals:

MIDTAP (Middle East Tankage & Storage Pipeline)

Export over 4,150,000 metric tons of green delayed petroleum coke by bulk carrier.

MIDOR (Middle East Oil Refinery)

Export more than 8,500,000 metric tons of JET A-l.
Export more than 6,250,000 of gasoline [octane number 95 & 98].
Export more than one million metric tons of gas oil.

UGDC United Gas Derivative Company

A Joint Venture between (AGP), British Petroleum (BP) and (GASCO)
EPROM as management and operation contractor for the terminal has exported more than 1,500,000 of liquefied propane, originally received to the terminal as pressured propane. EPROM operation was in charge of pressured gas liquefaction inside the terminal.
All quantity was exported by gas carriers (refrigerated gas carrier, semi refrigerated gas carrier and pressured gas carrier.)