Storage of HazMat in tank cars on secure rail tracks.
Initial phase: 2 storage tracks + 1 In/out track
Maximal capacity (initial phase) : 90 RTCs.
Final phase capacity :225 RTCs
Availability: Initial phase subject to confirmation customer request
From Monday to Friday: 6 am - 7.30 pm.
I. TYPE OF TANK CARS ALLOWED:
> Full with other products : flammable (alcohol, methanol…), dangerous for the environment, corrosive (33% hydrochloric acid, chlorosulphuric acid, caustic sodium hydroxide, potassium hydroxide)
II. FACILITIES AND EQUIPMENT :
> 3 tracks in initial phase:
- 1 track for in / out tank cars exchanges
- 2 tracks for long-stay parking ie 1700m of parking length
- Storage capacity of 90 full tank cars
> 3 extra tracks in final phase:
- Extra storage capacity of 135 full tank cars
> Final layout: 5 tracks for long-stay parking + 1 track for in / out tank cars exchanges, totaling a storage capacity of 225 full tank cars over 5 km of bundle
III. SAFETY :
> The whole bundle including in/out rail track, is protected by sprinklers ramps activated automatically by gas and flame detectors.
> The entire rail parking bundle is concreted and connected to its own retention ponds which have foam injection devices to cover them with a foam pad in case of leak
> Tracking system of the tank cars location on the platform by RFID tags and geolocation