Quay Reel® Flexible Tanker Terminal Loading & Unloading System Wins Gold at Edison Awards
The Techflow Marine Quay Reel® flexible tanker terminal loading and unloading system has been awarded Gold at the Edison Awards 2016 in New York. Available through leading mooring and offloading systems supplier, Offspring International, the Techflow Marine Quay Reel® flexible hose system offers simultaneous product transfer, reducing loading times by up to 60%.
The Quay Reel® loading and unloading system’s innovative design was recognised by the Edison Awards for its contribution to the transportation and logistics of materials handling. Inspired by the renowned inventor Thomas Edison, the Edison Awards aim to recognise, honour and foster innovation and innovators to create a positive impact in the world.
Conventional quay-based loading systems utilising loading arms cannot cross each other making the system susceptible to high loading times. In addition, this restrictive arrangement limits the number of products that can be loaded at any one time and requires tankers to move along the quay in order to load other products. Using Quay Reel®’s flexible transfer system allows simultaneous loading and offloading of multiple products, reducing operation times and enhancing terminal capacity.
Mark Brooks sales & marketing director, Offspring International said, “Using technology proven in over 100 projects Quay Reel® provides a flexible, efficient loading solution for product transfer. The system’s innovative design enables reduced loading times with a smaller quay side footprint than traditional systems and increased safety and reliability”.
Enhance Mooring & Offloading Operations with OIL at SLOM 2018
OIL has co-authored three papers for the conference with Offspring’s Dave Rowley present
CEPSA extends Quay Reel offloading facility
Cepsa has ordered an extension to its Quay Reel terminal loading and unloading facility at
Offspring International signs International agent agreement with Manuli Hydraulics’ Oil & Marine Division
Under the agreement, Offspring will offer Manuli single and double carcass floating marine
Offspring International expands mooring chain capability
Offspring International has extended its range of chain to offer larger offshore grade cha