Hans Energy, a major supplier of storage and logistics services for fuel and petrochemicals in the Pearl River Delta, has budgeted about 400 million yuan (HK$454.4 million) this year to complete the construction of new storage facilities in Dongguan and build a warehousWednesday, 13 May, 2009, 12:00am
Customs officers have seized 160,000 litres of illicit oil, worth almost $3 million, and arrested 30 men in a three-day operation.
A 12 metre-long fuel tank, three containers and three trailers were also seized by Customs and Fire Services officers.8 Dec 2002 - 12:00am
A tank filled with 80 tonnes of smuggled diesel oil has been discovered attached to the bottom of a mainland cargo vessel. The vessel was heading for the mainland on Thursday night when Customs officers found the 20-metre-long tank beneath the vessel off Butterfly Beach, Tuen Mun. Four mainland crew members were arrested.27 Oct 2001 - 12:00am
Dutch tank storage and shipping group Pakhoed says it plans to acquire German chemical distribution firm TH International Holding (Transol). Pakhoed said it had signed a letter of intent with Intercontinental Oil Supply & Crude Co. The deal will be backdated to December 31.21 Jan 1998 - 12:00am
James Fisher & Sons says it will spend GBP6.25 million (about HK$79.07 million) on upgrades to two coastal oil products tankers that will halve their time in port and increase their annual carrying capacity.21 Jan 1998 - 12:00am
On December 27 last year, a letter of mine was published in these columns regarding the re-filling of fish tank lorries at area 44 in Tuen Mun Harbour.
Despite the various outbreaks of E-coli and the fact that the Pillar Point sewage pipe has been ruptured, this has not deterred our lorry drivers, who queue up each morning to fill up their tanks with liquid filth.21 Aug 1997 - 12:00am
Stolt-Nielsen is selling its 71-hectare Chicago tank storage facility to free capital to invest in new terminals, especially in the Asia-Pacific region and Latin America. The bulk liquids transporter owns two other terminals in New Jersey and Texas. The three US terminals have been valued at US$115 million.25 Jul 1997 - 12:00am
Dutch shipping and tank storage firm Koninklijke Van Ommeren says it will pay US$8.5 million for a 50 per cent stake in tank storage firm United Storage & Tank Terminals, a unit of India's IMC.
The company, which will be renamed United Van Ommeren Tank Terminals, operates terminals in the cities of Kandla and Karwar, and in Goa.4 Jul 1997 - 12:00am
Forty-eight taxi drivers were arrested after being found keeping 779 litres of marked oil worth $2,488 with a duty potential of $2,062 in their taxis' fuel tanks.3 Apr 1996 - 12:00am
THE United States Coast Guard has published a final version of what owners and tank vessel operators have to do when responding to worst case discharges of oil, or threats of such discharges.
These guidelines for owners and tank vessel operators are modifications to requirements by the US Coast Guard.31 Jan 1996 - 12:00am