Extension of ELAB Storage Tanks The Egyptian

Project Description

The Egyptian Linear Alkyl Benzene Company “ELAB” located in EL Mex petroleum area in Alexandria, Egypt installed new storage tanks as an extension to its existing tank farm on a plot area of 10,695 m2.

Engineering Consultants Group (ECG) was awarded the contract to provide engineering services covering the basic design, detailed design while project supply and construction were carried out by Petromaint.

ECG scope of work included the basic and detailed design for all disciplines encompassing design of storage tanks of capacities 1,400 m3 for Benzole products with floating roof, two normal paraffin fixed roof tanks with total capacity of 6,200 m3, and one jet A/Kerosene fixed roof storage tank with capacity of 5,500 m3. The design included the development of piping and instrumentation diagrams for the different systems, identification of tie-ins with existing plant facilities, related piping works, feed pumps selection, in addition to the development of project site layout, structural design, roads and crane access design, fire protection systems design, electrical design and low current design.


  • Architectural
  • Communications and security systems
  • Electrical
  • Instrumentation and control
  • Mechanical equipment/pumps selection Utilities
  • Piping
  • Process design
  • Roads
  • Storage tanks
  • Structural
  • Vessels


  • Design development
  • Detailed design


Petromaint Co.






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