Hoppe Ship Agencies
Purging and conditioning of gas carriers
Zeebrugge Outer port, berth no. 102/103 (315M) direct connection to open sea. Draft 9M at low water, no further limitations. Unlimited towage facilities.
75.000 litres liquid nitrogen on the dock side
Specifications of N2
better than 99,98% purity (oxygen content less than 100ppm – water less than 40 ppm)
max. 3000 CBM per hour
ambient. A superheater is available to raise the temperature of nitrogen vapours to 70 centigrade.
capacity of burning 850 CBM hydrocarbons per hour (C2-C3-C4-C5 type). VCM and IPM cannot be burned.
Hot air supply
4 mobile hot air fans available for venting and drying tanks with breathable air. Hot air fans have a capacity between 12.000 – 15.000 CBM air per hour at 60 centigrade.
upon request coolants such as propane, butane, propylene PG, butadiene, VCM can be supplied (by truck or railcar). Installation offers possibilities for gastests on new buildings.
independent surveyor (SGS Belgium) has laboratory facilities available on the dock side. Specifications are gaschromatographically checked and negociable certificates are issued.
24 hours a day, 7 days a week
all grades available ex barges (trucks). Bunkering during purging can be effected without loss of time.
available ex pipe
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