Extension of Alexandria Chemicals Terminal (ALX-CT)

Project Description

After concluding the design and construction supervision of Alexandria Chemicals Terminal (ALX-CT) in 2009, the Owner assigned ECG to start the design development for the “Extension” of the terminal located at El-Dekheila Port. The project’s aim was to increase the total storage
capacity from 26,000 m3 to be 65,000 m3 by the end of construction.

Key project components comprised adding 13 chemical storage tanks of capacities ranging from 1,870 m3 to 4,000 m3, two piggable pipelines each with a length of 550 m for the transfer of products from the jetty to the storage facilities, expansion of the truck loading station for bulk chemical land shipments; expansion of the nitrogen blanketing system for all chemical storage tanks; along with the expansion of all other service utilities including fire alarm, fire protection and compressed air systems.


  • Architectural
  • Civil Works
  • Communications and security systems
  • Electrical
  • Equipment selection
  • Instrumentation and control
  • Mechanical
  • Piping
  • Process design
  • Roads
  • Structural
  • Tank design


  • Conceptual design
  • Construction management
  • Construction supervision
  • Detailed design


Alexandria Chemicals Terminal S.A.E, Egypt






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