Victim: Oiltanking – subsidiary of Marquard & Bahls
The incident affects the company’s 13 tank farms across the country. The company said among other things, the loading and unloading of the tank farms is affected. Since that process is automated and only possible to a limited extent manually, the tanker trucks cannot be loaded at the moment.
Oiltanking - a subsidiary of Marquard & Bahls - is one of the largest independent tank storage providers for petroleum products, chemicals and gases worldwide. The company owns and operates 64 terminals in 24 countries with a total capacity of 20 million cubic meters (as at: December 2020). The total throughput of all tank terminals in 2019 was about 155 million tons.
Marquard & Bahls is a Hamburg-based company that is active in the fields of energy and chemicals and organized as a holding company operating through its subsidiaries Mabanaft, Oiltanking, Skytanking.
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