Crude oil tank demolition and replacement Caltex Sydney

The Client

Client: Caltex
Location: 2 Solander St, Kurnell, NSW

The Project

Saunders was engaged as head contractor for the demolition and of a crude oil tank and to replace it with new gasoline tank.

  • Demolition and disposal
  • Tank design and construction
  • Civil works management
  • Subcontractor management
  • Commissioning

Scope:

  • Demolish existing tank, remove from site and dispose of in accordance with environmental protection agency requirements
  • Refurbish old foundation and design and install foundation to suit new tank
  • Design and construct a 50 metre (diameter) x 14.63 metre (height) internal floating roof in accordance with API-650 standard, 11th edition, addendum 3
  • Engage painting subcontractor to coat the tank internally and externally
  • Engage non-destructive examination contractor to execute tank testing in accordance with requirements of API-650 standard
  • Install foam pipework to supply the tank deluge system