At 15 of May, the Administration of the Port of Lisbon and Bentley, with the collaboration of Eco-Oil, received a delegation from the participants @BluePorts Project, for the bi-annual project follow-up meeting enclosed with a practical demonstration of ballast water treatment powered by Eco-Oil. The demonstration of the treatment of ballast water was also included [...]
Eco-Oil with and outstanding treatment rate of 11 200cum of water treated in March.
Crude oil tanker TOKYO SPIRIT ran aground in Cascais Bay, Lisbon, Portugal, on Oct 17, pushed aground by strong storm. Vessel was proceeding to Cascais for repairs, no cargo on board. However, vessel needed to transfer 25 thousand tons of water from ballast tanks to cargo tanks to help the salvage. Those wastes were contaminated [...]
Eco-Oil has have restarted in October the reception of wastes coming from other European Countries. In 2015, this flow represents a share of 20% of the total wastes treated in our facility.
At the end of May we have recorded the volume of monthly treatment of 7500 m3 of contaminated water. This volume attests the installed treatment capacity.
The Eco-Oil operates two ships simultaneously, using both sides of the bridge piers. These operations are now frequent and constitute an added value for customers and partners, reducing waiting times and operating costs.