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  • 18 January 2011

    Following the announcement on 20 December 2010 by First Reserve Corporation (FRC), Vopak’s partner in Bahamas Oil Refining Company International Limited (BORCO, also operating as Vopak Terminal Bahamas), that FRC will sell its 80% equity stake in BORCO to the US-based pipeline and storage terminal operator Buckeye Partners, L.P. (Buckeye), Vopak has informed both parties […]

  • 12 February 2008

    Vopak has reached agreement in principal with First Reserve Corporation to form a strategic joint venture company for the Freeport oil terminal facility, known as Borco oil terminal, on the Grand Bahama Island (Bahamas). Vopak and First Reserve agreed that the terminal will be operated by Vopak and according to Vopak’s global operating standards and […]

  • 26 October 2017
    Business & Finance

    Tank storage company Vopak has introduced a new concurrent bunkering services​ ​at​ ​its​ ​Sebarok​ ​terminal​ ​in​ ​Singapore. With the service, vessels calling at the company’s Sebarok terminal can receive bunkers from bunker barges while loading or discharging at the terminal, eliminating the shifting time to anchorages for bunkering and making the scheduling of bunker supply […]

  • 10 October 2019
    Business & Finance

    Vopak concludes discussions with the minority shareholder in Vopak Terminal Algeciras, acquiring 20% of the shares.

  • 24 April 2008

    Royal Vopak (Vopak) and N-Trans, owner of Pakterminal and Estonian Oil Service (EOS) respectively, which are both operators of oil storage and transit terminals in Tallinn, Estonia, announce that they have established a joint venture called Vopak EOS. The establishment of the joint venture follows the execution of the Heads of Agreement, signed on December […]

  • 25 August 2015

    Rotterdam-based storage tank company Vopak said it has recently boosted its stake in Gate LNG terminal in the Netherlands. “Vopak increased its share in the LNG joint venture Gate Terminal from 47.6% to 50.0%,” the company said in its half-year report. The main shareholders in the first Dutch LNG terminal are Vopak and Nederlandse Gasunie. […]

  • 22 November 2019
    Business & Finance

    The new Vopak terminal will handle all liquid products moved by marine vessels.

  • 30 September 2019
    Business & Finance

    Royal Vopak completes the divestment of its terminals in Amsterdam and Hamburg to First State Investments.

  • 5 April 2019
    Business & Finance

    Vopak selling its petroleum terminals in Algeciras, Amsterdam, Hamburg and Tallinn.

  • 7 September 2012
    Business & Finance

      Around 1 AM on Sunday morning 2nd September 2012 the MS Eagle Matsuyama moored at the recently constructed jetty at Vopak Terminal Eemshaven. It was the first oil tanker to moor at the newly constructed terminal. The jetty has a direct pipeline connection to the Vopak storage tanks. The oil tanker carried a cargo […]

  • 7 March 2008

    Royal Vopak (Vopak) announces that it has reached agreement in principle with Interstream Barging and Van der Sluijs Groep on the contribution of its entire subsidiary, Vopak Barging Europe, to Interstream Barging, an existing joint venture of Vopak and Van der Sluijs Groep. At the same time, it has been agreed that Van der Sluijs […]

  • 13 April 2015
    Business & Finance

    The Dutch CNV Vakmensen and FNV Haven unions, representing employees of the Rotterdam-based oil storage company Vopak, have issued a strike ultimatum to the company, ending today at 1 pm local time, after the sides failed to negotiate a new collective agreement for 800 workers. The unions demanded a 3% pay increase and guarantees that there will be […]

  • 18 December 2006

    Koninklijke Vopak N.V. (Royal Vopak) has announced that it will begin constructing the new Vopak Terminal Linkeroever for the storage and transhipment of liquid chemicals in Antwerp (Belgium) in February 2007. After the environmental permit was issued recently, Vopak made a start on the preparatory groundwork. Phase 1 of the new terminal, with a storage […]

  • 16 February 2016
    Business & Finance

    Tank storage company Vopak has received its first cargo at the new liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) facility at its Banyan terminal on Jurong Island, marking the start-up of Southeast Asia’s first independent LPG import and storage facility. The shipment from the vessel “Sun Aries” will deliver fully refrigerated propane to ExxonMobil Asia Pacific Pte Ltd, […]

  • 27 June 2014

    Vopak is is planning on building an LNG terminal in Southeast Asia, the company’s Chief Executive Eelco Hoekstra said. This move by Vopak could spur competition among countries such as Singapore and Malaysia that are trying to establish their position as LNG hubs, Reuters informs. Hoekstra also noted that Vopak is interested in locations with […]

  • 29 June 2007

    Royal Vopak will expand its Teesside terminal at Seal Sands in the United Kingdom to store and handle bio-ethanol on behalf of Ensus Limited. Ensus has started construction of a 400 million litres bio-ethanol facility in Wilton, Teesside, which is scheduled to enter production early 2009. The bio-ethanol produced at this facility will be pipeline […]

  • 9 November 2011

    Vopak today announced third quarter 2011 results. Highlights for the third quarter 2011: – Third quarter group operating profit -excluding exceptional items- rises 6% to EUR 121.3 million (Q3 2010: EUR 114.8 million) – Year to date group operating profit -excluding exceptional items- increases to EUR 339.2 million (YTD 2010: EUR 337.8 million) – During […]

  • 8 March 2017
    Business & Finance

    Vopak and the Port of Amsterdam have just announced their plans to jointly invest in additional vessel handling infrastructure at Vopak Terminal Amsterdam Westpoort. Under this development program, one jetty will be extended with one berth for seagoing vessels and a new quay wall with two berths for barges will be built, bringing the total […]

  • 5 September 2016

    Belgium’s Exmar said it has entered into talks to sell its stake in the floating storage and regasification unit (FSRU) business to Dutch terminals operator Vopak. Exmar said in its statement on Friday that the outcome of these discussions is currently unknown. The Nicolas Saverys-led company co-owns and/or operates a fleet of 10 FSRUs and has one […]

  • 4 February 2020
    Business & Finance

    Dutch tank storage company Royal Vopak has completed the divestment of its oil terminal in Algeciras in Spain.

  • 16 February 2016

    Vopak’s liquefied petroleum gas facility at the Banyan terminal on Jurong Island received its first cargo to start-up the first independent LPG import and storage facility in Southeast Asia.

  • 18 August 2017

    Dutch tank storage company Vopak aims to strengthen its presence as a service provider in the liquefied natural gas (LNG) infrastructure market, according to chief executive Eelco Hoekstra. Together with joint venture partners, Gasunie and Enagas, Vopak currently operates two terminals – the Gate LNG terminal in the port of Rotterdam and Altamira on the east […]