The terminal provides storage for gasoline, distillates, and aviation fuels, with road gantry loading facilities and a jetty berth capable of handling MR-class vessels. The site comprises 20 bulk fuel storage tanks with a working capacity of 143,000 cu m.
The 53-acre former refinery site is between George Best Belfast City Airport and Belfast Harbor. The refinery was opened in 1964 and converted to a terminal in 1982.
The addition takes Puma Energy’s global network of bulk storage terminals to 100, comprising 7.9 million cu m of storage capacity. The deal follows the purchase of the 1.4 million cu m Milford Haven terminal in Wales in 2015 (OGJ Online, Mar. 17, 2015).