Mozal required a liquid pitch storage facility to receive and stock high quality pitch imported from Japan for the fabrication of anodes.
The facility consists of four storage tanks each with:
- 3000 ton capacity.
- Ship off loading.
- Fume re-circulation.
- Pitch heating system.
- Pitch circulation system.
- Blending facility.
- Process control system.
- Road tanker on – and off loading.
- Fire detection / protection system.
- Extraction and scrubbing system.