Tulita Bulk Farm Storage Facility
Client: Public Works and Services (PPD)
Contractor: King Manufacturing Ltd
Project Costs: $6,781,806.80
The existing Tulita Bulk Fuel Storage Facility is past its serviceable life and requires upgrades to its present fuel storage capacity. In order to complete these upgrades a new facility is required to meet applicable codes and PWS standards.
A Design/Build Request for Proposals was issued on January 17, 2012 and was later awarded to King Manufacturing.
The Tulita Bulk Fuel Storage Facility project scope includes; the reworking of the existing site, the installation of new tanks, and an upgrade to the existing facilities to increase capacity. Diesel capacity will increase up to 5 million litres and gasoline up to 1 million litres.
Notable elements of the contract include the construction of a new operators shelter, free standing / stand-alone dispensers, a new parking garage for the delivery truck, and a new resupply system (both marine and truck fill).