Oryx petroleum jetty, Freetown - Sierra Leone

Engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) of a petroleum jetty at the Kissy Oil Terminal of Freetown in Sierra Leone.

The new petroleum jetty comprised a 240 metres steel trestle on steel piles, including a concrete offloading platform of 12 x 25 metres, four mooring dolphins, two breasting dolphins and a fender rack. For the top works, sister company BAM Infra Industrie engineered and supply the hose tower, the firefighting system and the piping and electrical part.

The new jetty provides a key import and export facility for the country, and a modern export base for ethanol. The works were carried out in a (60/40) joint venture with Stefanutti Stocks from South Africa.