Aqaba New Liquefied Petroleum Gas Terminal Employer

Employer

Aqaba Development Corporation

Role of BUTEC

Main contractor in JV with Al-Tarawneh

Commencement Date

February 2014

Completion Date

February 2015

Scope of Work

EPC and commissioning of an LPG jetty located on the south shoreline of Aqaba, Jordan.

Project Description

The jetty platform is equipped with two marine loading arms mounted in duty/standby configuration, having an unloading capacity of 300 m3/h each, and connected to an LPG line of 8 inches diameter which ties the jetty to an existing LPG pipeline 600 meters away from the jetty, below the oil terminal trestle.
The works included:

  • Wharf furniture for the jetty.
  • General lighting and power supply.
  • Control cables.
  • Standby emergency generator set for critical loads; (quick release hooks with remote monitoring).
  • Automatic berthing/docking system.
  • Onshore civil works for access ramp.
  • Fire and gas detection system and a fire fighting system.