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VLCC (Very Large Crude Carrier) Makes History in San Patricio County

VLCC (Very Large Crude Carrier) Makes History in San Patricio County


Euronav's VLCC, Anne, at Oxy Ingleside being assisted by Signet Maritime Tugs. *Image Credit Port of Corpus Christi. View Press Release Here!

Euronav's Anne, a VLCC(Very Large Crude Carrier) with the capability of transporting two million barrels of oil tested an expedition to Oxy Ingleside Energy Center (OIEC) export terminal on May 26th, 2017. The massive ships docking, at 1,093 feet long and 200 feet wide, made history, as the first crude oil export facility in the U.S. to receive such a large vessel. Completely empty, the tanker weighs in at 299,532 tons. 

View the Port of Corpus Christi's Press release here!
See the article in the Caller Times here!