ABOUT THE COMPANY

The biggest import-export terminal of liquid ammonia is located on the Baltic Sea. It is situated in the ice-free, deep-water free port of Ventspils, Latvia. The terminal is equipped with modern infrastructure that complies with the highest European standards.

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The terminal has a capacity of over one million tons per year.

SERVICES

AMMONIA RECEPTION
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STORAGE
AMMONIA SHIPMENT

Environment

’Ventamonjaks’ operations satisfy international quality and safety requirements, and are aimed at terminal operations support and equipment maintenance in accordance with regulatory requirements.

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In full concordance with category B permission for operations affecting environment No. VE12IB001.

SIA Ventamonjaks
Dzintaru str. 66, Ventspils, LV-3602, Latvia
Phone: + 371 636 60902
Fax: + 371 636 60831
E-mail : office@ventamonjaks.lv

ABOUT THE COMPANY:

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The Ventamonjaks Terminal is the biggest import-export terminal for liquid ammonia in the Baltic Sea. It is situated in the ice-free, deep-water free port of Ventspils, Latvia. The terminal was designed by the US-based Oxidental Petroleum Company and was commissioned in 1977. The terminal designed capacity is one million tons per year. It is equipped with modern infrastructure that allows to increase transhipment of ammonia up to 1.5 million tons per year. Deep-water berth with operational draft of 14.2m is located in a protected inner harbor that allows for continuous processing of cargo tankers with capacity up to 115,000 tons. Hi-tech ammonia discharge piers allow for the processing of up to 250 railway cars daily.

Since 2014, Uralchem Group (55%) and its Latvian partner, Halcyon Capital Company (45%), have jointly owned SIA Ventamonjaks (Ventamonjaks Ltd.).

Company operations and terminal maintenance are carried out in accordance with Latvia’s legal requirements regarding environment protection and safety, as well as corresponding international rules and the International Ship and Port Facility Security Code. Independent European experts and corresponding governmental authorities in Latvia came to the conclusion that terminal conditions, environmental impact, and safety level correspond to current European standards.

AMMONIA RECEPTION / INTERIM STORAGE / AMMONIA SHIPMENT

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Designed capacity:
1 million tons/year.

Actual capacity:
1.3 million tons/year.

NIAI institute confirmed capacity:
1.5 million tons/year.

Terminal is designed for:
  • liquid ammonia reception from railway cars and sea vessels;
  • ammonia storage in two insulated tanks ST-1; ST-2 at 33оС below zero. Maximum ammonia payload is 54,381 tons;
  • ammonia loading to sea vessels.
The process consists of the following operations:
  • liquid ammonia unloading of railroad cars at two piers with 36 and 18 drain points (simultaneous processing of 54 tank cars);
  • liquid ammonia cooling;
  • liquid ammonia storage in two insulated tanks ST-1; ST-2 at 33оС below zero.
  • liquid ammonia loading from onshore tanks into liquefied gas tankers. Loading speed is up to 1,200 tons/hour;
  • liquid ammonia reception from tankers into insulated onshore tanks with an unloading speed of 400 tons/hour;
  • cold ammonia circulation scheme: tanks→ pier No. 36→tanks;
  • emergency and technological emissions flaring;
  • evaporating and supply of propane mix to flare facility burners.
  • autonomous power supply to storage cycle equipment from emergency diesel generator.

PAR MUMS

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SIA Ventamonjaks serviss ir dibināta 2006.gada nogalē, reorganizējot AS Ventamonjaks – ilggadēju šķidro ķīmisko un naftas produktu tranzītpakalpojumu sniedzēju Ventspils brīvostā.

SIA Ventamonjaks serviss sniedz plašu pakalpojumu klāstu vairākiem ostas termināļiem – attiecīgo produktu izliešanu un uzglabāšanu krasta rezervuāros, kravu partiju komplektēšanu un iekraušanu tankkuģos, kā arī nepieciešamās dokumentācijas noformēšanu.

Uzņēmuma darbības kvalitāti attiecīgi vadības un vides pārvaldības jomā apliecina saņemtie ISO 9001:2008 un ISO 14001:2004 sertifikāti, kā arī Latvijas Jūras administrācijas sertifikāts, kas apliecina uzņēmuma aizsardzības sistēmas atbilstību Starptautiskajam kuģu un ostas iekārtu aizsardzības kodeksam (ISPS code).

Uzņēmuma nepārtrauktais darbs ļauj apstrādāt līdz pat 250 dzelzceļa cisternām diennaktī un trīs dziļūdens piestātnēs apkalpot kuģus ar kravnesību līdz 60 000 tonnu.


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SIA Ventamonjaks serviss strādā vairāk nekā 350 augsti kvalificēti darbinieki ar ilggadēju darba pieredzi, turklāt SIA Ventamonjaks serviss izmanto ES līdzekļus pastāvīgā savu darbinieku profesionālā apmācībā.

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TECHNOLOGY PROCESSES MAINTENANCE AND ASSURANCE

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Technology processes assurance

The terminal is maintained by Ventamonjaks Serviss Ltd personnel, certified in accordance with ISO 9001:2008 and ISO 14001:2004 requirements. Moreover, the Latvian Maritime Administration certificate confirms compliance with the International Ship and Port Facility Security Code.

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Environmental Protection: Efficiency and Safety

ventspils.jpg Ventamonjaks’ operations satisfy international quality and safety requirements, and are aimed at terminal operations support and equipment maintenance in accordance with regulatory requirements.
Based on Latvia’s legal requirements, Ventamonjaks’ operations are conducted in accordance with:

- permission for commercial activity in Ventspils free port, issued by Ventspils free port Board;
- certificate for access railroads usage, issued by Latvian State Railway Administration;
- category B permission No. VE12IB001 for operations affecting the environment, issued by Regional Environmental Administration;

Ventamonjaks ammonia transshipment complex safety report is regularly updated and amended in accordance with existing risk estimation based on the most advanced approaches.


stradnieks.jpg All conditions of category B permission, controlled by state monitoring authorities, are met in full. The enterprise reports annually on compliance with permission and presents the report to the Ventspils Regional Environmental Administration.

In accordance with the legal act of the Republic of Latvia, Ventamonjaks fully complies with the SEVESO Directive’s criteria. SEVESO Inspection annually conducts terminal audits involving supervisory department inspectors from the State Environmental Service, inspectors for highly dangerous production facilities with industrial accident risk from the State Fire and Rescue Service, inspectors from the Consumer Rights Protection Center, officers from the State Labor Inspectorate, environment protection specialists from the Ventspils City Council, environmental protection inspectors from the Ventspils Free Port, and other responsible officers from state authorities and self-regulatory organizations.

Such audit results are disclosed in the General Inspection Report of Complex Audit, in addition to statements on inspections performed by certain services. 

Terminal is certified according ISO 14001: 2015 standart.

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