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Cylingas awarded construction contract at UAE modular refinery

23rd June 2014

Cylingas, a subsidiary of Emirates National Oil Company (ENOC), has signed a contract with Pyramid Engineering for a modular refinery plant developed by Ecomar Energy Solutions in Fujairah

Cylingas awarded construction contract at UAE modular refinery
he refinery has a processing capacity of 7,500 bpd and the storage tank terminal has a capacity of 91,000 cubic metres, making it one of the major contracts won by Cylingas

As per the agreement, Cylingas will design, fabricate, install, inspect, test, paint and commission 19 above-ground tanks and associated piping system within the new refinery terminal and the connecting pipelines to the jetty. The refinery has a processing capacity of 7,500 bpd and the storage tank terminal has a capacity of 91,000 cubic metres, making it one of the major contracts won by Cylingas.

The executive director of Cylingas signed the contract with managing director of Pyramid Engineering.

“The contract underlines the competencies of Cylingas to undertake large-scale projects that demand extensive mechanical and piping work,” said Saif Al Falasi, executive director of Cylingas. “We are thankful to Ecomar Energy Solutions and Pyramid Engineering for the contract. It complements our growth strategy to expand our operations across the region by offering high-end solutions developed to the highest standards of quality.”

Cylingas will undertake the mechanical and piping requirements for the tanks including aluminium internal floating, dome and cone roofs. Tanks ranging from 4 to 29.5 metres in diameter and from 5 to 20.5 meters in height, the total storage capacity of 91,000 cubic metres for handling naphtha, diesel, gas oil, fuel oil, kerosene, slop and water.

“The modular refinery in Fujairah further builds on the Emirate’s reputation as one of the fastest growing global hubs,” said Ashish Bajpal, managing director of Pyramid Engineering. “Cylingas supports our vision to develop a modern refinery and associated systems, with proven expertise in developing world-class projects.” 

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