Storage tank design to API 650 for the Sukari Gold Mine Power Station project located 50 km from Marsa Alam, Egypt. This 28 MW diesel-fired power station comprised of four 7 MW MAK diesel-fired gensets, heavy fuel oil (HFO) treatment system and fuel storage tank farm.
Teck responsibilities included tank design for HFO storage tanks with integral heating coils for two 2000 m3 HFO storage tanks, two 500 m3 HFO settling tanks and one 100 m3 HFO service tank. In addition, Teck provided tank design for 1000 m3 and 500 m3 diesel fuel tanks and a 23 m3 water/oil separator tank.
The project lead consultant was W.N. Brazier Associates Inc.