The Enterprise Product Partners terminal in Texas City has accommodated the largest ever tanker to enter the Houston Ship Channel – 300,000 dwt supertanker its first supertanker named Nave Quasar.
In a statement to Reuters, an Enterprise spokesperson said: “The arrival of the Nave Quasar at our Texas City dock is part of a test run to confirm that the facility can accommodate a VLCC”.
Currently, the only terminal in the U.S. equipped to load VLCCs is the Louisiana Offshore Oil Port (LOOP).
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1st May 2018