The main operations of Transneft Primorsk Port, LLC, include receiving oil from the oil trunk pipeline, oil storage and oil loading onto tankers for the benefit of oil companies of the Russian Federation, and the main objective is to maintain uninterrupted transshipment of oil for export in the amount approved by Transneft, JSC.
The port has all technical and organizational capabilities to accomplish the set objectives. It has:
- a tank farm consisting of 18 VRFT-50000 vertical steel tanks with floating roof and 5 vertical stainless steel emergency discharge tanks: 2 VST-3000 and 3 VST-5000. Their total rated capacity is about 921 thousand cubic meters. The useful capacity of the tank farm for stock-tank oil is 657.0 thousand cubic meters;
- two outdoor oil pump stations including 14 pump units and operating at a loading rate up to 46,800 cu.m/hour;
- 4 cargo berths of the total length equal to 1,350 meters, where four tankers having the deadweight of 90–150 thousand tons and the draft up to 15.5 meters can be serviced at the total loading rate of 40,000 cu.m/hour; the berths are equipped with 16 loading arms and are Ø16» in diameter;
- onshore treatment facilities providing treatment of both wastewater and storm water. The offered services include collecting bilge water with the initial oil product content up to 21,000 mg/l and its further treatment at the rate of 190 cu.m/day.