Port Taranaki is geared to deal with the oil and gas activity and has the infrastructure and expertise onsite to service it. Crude oil is the highest volume product item transported through Port Taranaki, followed by methanol and petrol/fuel oil.
Offshore supply base. Supply boats and other support vessels regularly servicing offshore fields are provided with wharf side laydown, potable water, bunker and bulk loading facilities. Dedicated craneage is also available up to 100t at 45m.
Offshore support. A quickly mobilised, rapid intervention station keeping vessels capable of providing remotely operated vehicle, side scan and multi beam services.
Oil spill response capability. Fit for purpose, quickly deployed harbour oil boom and spill recovery equipment.
Wharf side land and covered storage and tanks.