Nord-West Oelleitung operates the Wilhelmshaven I liquids storage terminal, which is located in Wilhelmshaven in Germany. This liquids storage terminal became operational in 1956 and is owned by Rosneft Oil, BP, Shell, and Oilinvest (Netherlands).

The terminal, which is accessible by pipeline and sea, primarily stores crude oil.

Key specifications of the storage terminal
Storage Capacity (bbl): 1,05,66,864
Tank Size Min (bbl): 1,88,694
Tank Size Max (bbl): 6,28,980
Number of Tanks: 35

About Nord-West Oelleitung

Nord-West Oelleitung GmbH (NWO) is an oil and gas company that offers storage and transportation of fuel and crude oil to refineries. The company offers transportation of oil and fuel through its pipelines such as NWO and NDO-pipelines. Its NWO pipeline supplies the Ruhr Oel GmbH refineries in Gelsenkirchen-Scholven and -Horst, BP Europa SE’s refinery in Lingen, and Shell Deutschland Oil GmbH’s refinery in Wesseling. NWO also provides services through its technical facilities such as crude oil tank farm, pipeline route, jade-waterway, oil tanker pier, oil transport, pump stations, remote control center and caverns. The company operates its oil storage locations Brogbern and Ochtrup, Germany. NWOG is headquartered in Wilhelmshaven, Niedersachsen, Germany.


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