Sardinas

The crude oil continues its ascent towards the third station: Sardinas.

This station is located in the Province of Napo, and in addition, can receive crude oil delivered by the neighboring station belonging to AGIP. This allows the OCP to increase its capacity to sustain a volume of 450,000 barrels per day. The crude oil can also be heated and driven from here by its furnaces and pumps.

IMPORTANT DATA

  • Location: Valley of Quijos, Napo KM 148
  • Altitude: 1,806 masl
  • Transport capacity: 450,000 barrels per day

Equipment:

  • 3 furnaces
  • 6 pumping engine groups
  • Water and foam fire extinguishing system
  • Open-and-shut system to control fluids that leave the station.