Birmingham Airport (Petrochem)

Esso Petroleum Ltd store and supply aviation fuel to Birmingham Airport for the re-fuelling of flights. During 2012 a new 12”NB pipeline was installed to transfer aviation fuel from the storage facility; “Esso Birmingham Link Pipeline at Birmingham International Airport”

The pipe will be formed of high grade steel, manufactured in accordance with international code API 5L, the standard used in the UK for cross country pipelines. The maximum operating pressure (MAOP) of the seamless pipeline was designed at 88 bar.

Pipeline Protection supplied the anti-corrosive coating and internal aviation epoxy lining with our partners Conline based in Rotterdam.