Tanks and Terminal Management in the Hydrocarbon Industry

"Improving the operational efficiency of your tank farms and terminals."
Tanks and Terminal Management in the Hydrocarbon Industry is a two days conference that will be held in Westin Abu Dhabi Golf Resort and Spa Hotel, UAE. It is going to improve the operational efficiency of their tank farms and terminals. It is going to focus on the regional challenges in maintaining, optimizing and optimizing operations of hydrocarbon storage terminals and thus, it makes this conference a must attend for all. Tanks and Terminal Management in the Hydrocarbon Industry is going to discuss international best practices to help overcome these challenges. There are various regional and international experts who are welcomed in this platform.


08:15 AM - 01:40 PM (Sep 08) (General)
08:15 AM - 02:10 PM (Sep 09) (General)

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08 - 09 Sep 2014
01 - 04 Sep 2013

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Captain Ashraf Mabrouk

Captain Ashraf Mabrouk

Harbour Master – Musaffa Port at ADPC (Abu Dhabi Ports Company) Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Mohamed Daoud

Mohamed Daoud

Manager (Engineering Projects Quality) at ADCO Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Paul Rostron

Paul Rostron

Professor of Corrosion Chemistry at The Petroleum Institute United Arab Emirates
Soman Raghavan Pillai

Soman Raghavan Pillai

Dist. Engineering Manager at Shell Markets Middle East United Arab Emirates
Dhananjoy Mishra

Dhananjoy Mishra

Paul Nix

Paul Nix

General Manager Terminal operations Gulf Petrochem at Gulf Petrochem Pte.... United Arab Emirates
Abhijit Bhoskar

Abhijit Bhoskar

Sales Director - Middle East & Africa at Tranter India

Schedule & Agenda

Mon, 08 Sep 08:15 AM - 08:45 AMRegistration, refreshments and networking
Mon, 08 Sep 08:45 AM - 09:00 AMChairpersonu2019s opening remarks
Mon, 08 Sep 09:00 AM - 09:30 AMKeynote speech: Discussing oil transfer procedures
Managing ports and discussing regulations for oil transferu2022 Mapping process and proceduresu2022 Discussing violations and penaltiesCaptain Ashraf MabroukCaptain Ashraf MabroukKhalifa Port Harbour MasterAbu Dhabi Port Company, UAE
Mon, 08 Sep 09:30 AM - 10:00 AMExpansion of the Fujairah terminal and subsequent storage capacities
Dhananjoy MishraTerminal ManagerGPS Chemoil, Fujairah, UAE
Mon, 08 Sep 10:00 AM - 10:30 AMADMA-OPCO case study: Crude oil storage tanks endorsement extension
Using industrial control systems for better managementu2022 Installing vapor recovery units on storage tanksu2022 Increasing capacity for storageSahar Abdul Karim KhattabSahar Abdul Karim KhattabMechanical Engineer (Static Equipment)ADMA-OPCO, UAE
Mon, 08 Sep 10:30 AM - 11:00 AMADMA-OPCO Das Island case study: Crude oil loading pumps
Engineering and procurement of switch-gears, low voltage switchboards, cables and associate auxiliary equipmentu2022 Dividing roles for operator, consultant and contractoru2022 Completing SPM tanker berth crude oil loading terminalsAdel KhalafAdel KhalafRotating Machinery Engineer - Discipline Engineering DivisionADMA-OPCO, UAE
Mon, 08 Sep 11:00 AM - 11:30 AMCoffee and networking break
Mon, 08 Sep 11:30 AM - 12:00 PMEngineering, procurement and commissioning (EPC) of base oil storage tanks and vessels
Clayton RebelloEHS ManagerCylingas, UAE
Mon, 08 Sep 12:00 PM - 12:30 PMSlot reserved for ABB
Mon, 08 Sep 12:30 PM - 01:00 PMDeveloping an intelligent oil movement system (OMS) in tank farms
Overcoming challenges of quality, human errors, inventory, scheduling and maintenance costs using OMSu2022 Going beyond conventional alarm systems to intelligent alarm detection systems to prevent tank drainage, loss and contaminationu2022 Using OMS effectively across a tank farm to develop smart operational capabilitiesSoman PillaiSoman PillaiFacilities EngineerShell, Oman
Mon, 08 Sep 01:00 PM - 01:30 PMDeveloping high-precision monitoring mechanisms for crude oil storage tanks
Protecting existing equipment and assetsu2022 Ensuring early and precise detection to allow timely intervention and avoid escalation hazardsu2022 Enhancing environmental protection by detecting major and minor leaksSlot reserved for sponsor
Mon, 08 Sep 01:30 PM - 01:40 PMChairpersonu2019s closing remarks
Mon, 08 Sep 01:40 PM - 01:40 PMEnd of conference day one and networking lunch
Tue, 09 Sep 12:30 AM - 01:00 AMMaintaining and repairing floating pontoon roof tanks
12:30 PM Maintaining and repairing floating pontoon roof tanksu2022 Constructing corrosion-resistant aluminium alloys for above-ground storage tanksu2022 Using structural girders with a continuous, threaded bolting slot to protect fasteners from direct exposure to vaporsu2022 Using foam-leak repair for pontoons on in-service floating tanksFrederik TwiestFrederik TwiestDeputy General Manager Fujairah Oil TerminalGulf Petrochem, UAE
Tue, 09 Sep 08:15 AM - 08:50 AMRegistration, refreshments and networking
Tue, 09 Sep 08:50 AM - 09:00 AMChairpersonu2019s opening remarks
Tue, 09 Sep 09:00 AM - 09:30 AMBuilding an effective tank risk-based inspection system using API 653 standards
Identifying risky zones, threats and consequences of overlooking criticality of tank equipmentu2022 Discussing differences between underground and above-ground tanks inspection practicesu2022 Overcoming time-based and production-based constraints of inspecting a live facility using techniques of RBI, NDT and automationsMohammad AttiaMohammad AttiaIntegrity Management/RBI Specialist, Inspection DepartmentSaudi Aramco
Tue, 09 Sep 09:30 AM - 10:30 AMImproving tank maintenance and storage capacity using thermal heat exchangers
Using spiral heat exchangers to ease maintenance and downtime burdensu2022 Speeding up the loading process using efficient tank storage heating mechanismsu2022 Using air gaps to prevent over-heating of sensitive lube oilsAbhijit BhoskarAbhijit BhoskarSales Director - Middle East and AfricaTranter
Tue, 09 Sep 10:30 AM - 11:00 AMPanel discussion: How can we overcome waste management challenges in tank farms? Automating tank cleaning for crude oil tanks with a no-man entry system
Underground versus above-ground tanks: Discussing types of waste and common solutionsu2022 Developing a comprehensive remediation procedure to treat discharges and sludge management from oil tanksu2022 How can we manage hazardous waste substances better with the right safety levels?Clayton RebelloClayton RebelloEHS ManagerCylingas, UAESoman PillaiSoman PillaiFacilities EngineerShell, OmanCaptain Paul NixCaptain Paul NixGeneral Manager Fujairah Oil TerminalGulf Petrochem, UAE Using nitrogen as a base atmosphere for all tank cleaning proceduresu2022 Using automated systems to monitor concentration levels of oxygen in tanksu2022 Using a comprehensive no-man entry cleaning system for tanksTomasz Tu0142ustochowiczTomasz Tu0142ustochowiczDirector of Sales and MarketingClimbex Poland
Tue, 09 Sep 11:00 AM - 11:30 AMCoffee and networking break
Tue, 09 Sep 11:30 AM - 12:00 PMDeveloping a robust tank integrity management system
Developing a risk-based maintenance strategy for tanks as important assetsu2022 Building risk assessment and mitigation plans and integrating it in the overall tank integrity programu2022 Using compliance management as a tool for installation, operation and safe management of equipment in hazardous locationsAdeleke Al QaasimAdeleke Al QaasimQHSSE ManagerMUC Middle East, UAE
Tue, 09 Sep 12:00 PM - 12:30 PMTaking tank safety to a new level: Building a lightning-free tank farm
Using lightning protection analysis for floating roof tank storage facilitiesu2022 Replacing frequently damaged metal shunts and wiresu2022 Using proactive lightning protection systems and replacing legacy protection systemsSession reserved for sponsor
Tue, 09 Sep 01:00 PM - 01:30 PMControlling corrosion for tank bottoms
Understanding theory and market based strategiesu2022 Avoiding corrosion due to build up of debris and using corrosion inhibitor selection process for better preventionu2022 Applying best practices to mitigate corrosion for tank bottomsDr. Paul RostronProfessor of Chemistry and Corrosion Petroleum Institute and Past President of NACE, UAE and Director of the CIM CenterCorrosion and Integrity Management Center (CIM), The Petroleum Institute, Abu Dhabi
Tue, 09 Sep 01:30 PM - 02:00 PMPanel discussion: Discussing fire fighting and tank overfill protection mechanisms
1:30 PM Panel discussion: Discussing fire fighting and tank overfill protection mechanismsu2022 Emergency response: Do we have an effective emergency response mechanism in place in case of a hazardous substance gets exposed?u2022 Tank integrity: Are your tank designs and maintenance procedures integrated with your corporate HSE and fire safety plans?u2022 Discussing best practices in tank overfill protectionCaptain Paul NixCaptain Paul NixGeneral Manager Fujairah Oil TerminalGulf Petrochem, UAEAdeleke Al QaasimAdeleke Al QaasimQHSSE ManagerMUC Middle East, UAEDhananjoy MishraTerminal ManagerGPS Chemoil, Fujairah, UAE
Tue, 09 Sep 02:00 PM - 02:10 PMChairpersonu2019s closing remarks
Tue, 09 Sep 02:10 PM - 02:10 PMEnd of conference day two and networking lunch

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4999 USD Conference plus 2 Workshops
4099 USD Conference plus 1 Workshop
2899 USD Conference Only
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