The Teesside Facility is a crude oil reception, storage and trans-shipment installation. Operations comprise of both processing and tanker loading facilities and cover a 307-acre site at Seal Sands near Middlesbrough. Stabilised oil is stored in a 375-acre tank farm at Greatham. A two-mile corridor containing pipelines, communications and utility services links the two sites.
The site with around 270 employees and has been operational for 30 years. In this time the terminal has processed over five billion barrels of oil, seen 15,000 ships visit their jetties and had a first-class safety record. The plant has also been run with a downtime of less than 24 hours in 30 years.
On site there is a canteen, an active sports and social club and People SPIRIT team who organise a variety of activities including a family fun day and annual dinner dance. ConocoPhillips continually funds technical apprenticeship schemes in the area and is directly involved in local primary and secondary school education. Initiatives range from donating computers and funding school exchange programmes, to providing engineers for maths and science days.
The terminal has received numerous Gold Medals and President’s awards from the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) over the years. These awards are in recognition of the site’s occupational safety achievements acknowledging successful management of occupational health and accident prevention.
The Teesside terminal is accredited to ISO 14001, the international environmental management system standard, which it has held continuously since October 1998. The site is on the fringe of the estuary mudflats of Seal Sands, an area of considerable conservation interest and home to wildfowl and seal colonies.
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