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3rd LNG Tank Revithoussa Terminal, Greece

27 October 2017

SMM has already started the works in Revithoussa Island, Greece, for the construction of the 3rd LNG tank.

Roof Air Raising Procedure at Zeebrugge Terminal

08 June 2017

SMM performed yesterday the Roof Air Raising (RAR) operation of the 4th LNG tank under construction at Zeebrugge terminal.

Ethane Tank Opening – Ineos, Scotland

30 September 2016

The European biggest ethane storage tank (60.000m3) was officially opened on the Ineos Plant at Grangemouth site in Scotland.

Completion of one Ethane Tank, Sweden

28 July 2016

SMM has finished the mechanical erection of one ethane tank, with a capacity of 52.000 m3, in Borealis (low-density polyethylene plant – LDPE), Stenungsund, Sweden.

Completion of 3 LNG Tanks (3 x 190.000m3)

31 May 2016

SMM concluded, last week, the mechanical erection of the biggest terminal of Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) in Europe.

Tanque LNG - Zeebrugge
180.000m3

11 May 2016

SMM has started the construction/erection in Zeebrugge of one more cryogenic tank (180.000m3) for liquid natural gas storage (LNG)

Ethane Tank - Roof Air Raising (Scotland)

10 July 2015

SMM has achieved a very important milestone at INEOS site in Scotland, after having performed the roof air raising of the ethane tank.

This air raising operation was exclusively performed by SMM, including design and operation coordination. State of the art technology in the field of variable speed drives was used to control the raising of the roof through the speed control of the air inlet fans, and to avoid power outages during the operation, a full automatic redundant power supply system was installed.

New record – twelve sectors in one day

19 May 2015

The lifting and placement operation of the roof sectors within the reservoir (Grangemouth, Scotland) ended yesterday May 18, and, once again, SMM achieved a new record in terms of productivity with the placement of twelve sectors in one day. This achievement was recognized by the customer itself, TGE, which highlighted the excellent performance of SMM teams and the high levels of security with which the work was performed.

Ethane Tank - Roof Air Raising (Sweden)

09 April 2015

SMM has achieved a very important milestone at Borealis site in Sweden, after having performed the roof air raising of the ethane tank.

This air raising operation was exclusively performed by SMM, including design and operation coordination. State of the art technology in the field of variable speed drives was used to control the raising of the roof through the speed control of the air inlet fans, and to avoid power outages during the operation, a full automatic redundant power supply system was installed.