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Port Taranaki Limited

Years of operation in O&G industry: 10+ years
Brief company description:
Port Taranaki is the commercial hub of shipping, trade and logistics for the greater Taranaki region. Located in New Plymouth, with extensive experience servicing the oil and gas, forestry and agricultural industries, Port Taranaki is the only deep water seaport on New Zealand's west coast. A modern port with nine fully-serviced berths providing a full range of marine providoring, stevedoring, ship agency and government border protection services, Port Taranaki is able to handle diverse cargoes, including: Bulk products (liquid and dry); Containerised products; Break-bulk products (general, refrigerated or palletised); Offshore production and exploration vessel support. We also have specialist experience in the handling of heavy lift and project cargoes. Our operational area is comprehensive. It includes rail links to wharf sides, weatherproof storage and unloading facilities, container laydown and transfer site, and weighbridge services. We are directly linked to rail yards on the eastern outskirts of New Plymouth, and rail services to the north and south connect the Taranaki region to other centres. For road transport, Taranaki is accessed via SH3 to the north and south.
Type of O&G business:
O and G supply chain/support company/organisation or agency
Head office location: Taranaki (NZ)
Awards, achievements, technological advancements:
Awarded Taranaki Chamber of Commerce Business Awards. First NZ port to use the Dynamic Under Keel Clearances. Fast intervention offshore vessesl with ROV capability.
Projects in which your company has been significantly involved:
  • Cheal
  • Kapuni
  • Kupe onshore
  • Maari
  • Maui
  • McKee
  • Pohokura
  • Tui
  • Wind
Other New Zealand projects: Taharoa Ironsands
Company association membership/s:
  • ETC (Engineering Taranaki Consortium)
  • OGSTC (Oil & Gas Specialist Technologies Cluster)
Other membership/s: Green Award,
Field development:
Marine systems, equipment & support
Field operations:
Off shore logistics & support
Industry training and development programmes offered:
Apprenticeships
Subsurface & drilling:
Seismic/data acquisition - marine
Field development:
Marine systems, equipment & support
Logistics & transportation:
  • Port/port facilities
  • Stevedoring
  • Supply boats
  • Land/road/truck
  • Cranes/lifting equipment/transportation
  • Pipes/pipelines equipment, services, technologies
Petrochemical/Mid/Downstream:
  • Gas transportation
  • Oil storage, transportation, trading, refining
  • Condensate