Champion – Vermillion Chemical Facility

Gas Liquids Engineering Ltd. (GLE) provided mechanical, civil, and structural design and construction support to expand the tank farm and upgrade the fire protection facilities at a chemical storage plant in Vermillion, Alberta. Project scope included:

  • Six (6) 70,000 litre ULC tanks for product storage
  • Four stainless steel tanks
  • Two carbon steel tanks
  • Concrete tank farm berm and liner system designed for future tank farm expansion to twelve (12) tanks
  • Catwalk system between tanks. Was designed for future tank farm expansion with catwalks to twelve (12) tank locations.
  • Six (6) pumps (100-150 US gpm each) for truck-in/out loading/offloading
  • One (1) portable pump for truck-in/out along with dedicated hoses for each chemical to reduce contamination
  • Fire water retention pond, fire water pump house, three (3) fire hydrants, and associated piping
  • Complete civil work on entire site including site drainage
  • After project completion three (3) 20,000 litre ULC tanks were purchased by the client and installed in the future tank farm expansion area. GLE updated P&ID drawings and plot plans to reflect this.