Caltex Egypt S.A.E


6th of October, Egypt

Caltex Lube Oil Blending Plant

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ECG has been entrusted with planning, design, construction, supply of materials, commissioning and start up (turn key) of a lube oil blending facility. Premised on a plot area of 26,000 m2 , the 7 million dollar project produces 23,000 tons of automotive, industrial and marine oil of different categories.

The plant consists mainly of 3,200 m2 base oil storage area surrounded by a bund wall of soil embankment covered by a bituminous sand layer including eight steel tanks of 300 to 1000 m3 capacity; 2,400 m2 blend center / warehouse building of a steel structure comprising the blending area including five (20 m3) heated tanks (blending kettles)filling machines, 600 m2 mezzanine floor for storage of empty containers and cartons as well as finished product storage area of 780 m2, in addition to a two storey building where the offices and laboratory are located; 300 m2 finished product storage area of reinforced concrete bund wall including two steel tank of 50 to 100 m3 capacity; utility building where the plant boiler and air compressor are located; and 3,000 m2 of uncovered storage area for the storage of drummed additives and products and an area left for the plant future expansion.

In addition ECG has also designed and constructed the site infrastructure including roads, fire fighting system, roads and plant fences.


  • Master plan
  • Concept design
  • Schematic design
  • Preliminary design
  • Design development
  • Detailed design
  • Procurement
  • Construction management
  • Construction
  • Commissioning

Types of activities

  • Architectural
  • Civil works
  • Communications and security systems
  • Electrical
  • Fire Fighting
  • Instrumentation and control
  • Piping design
  • Process
  • Roads
  • Structural
  • Tank design

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