ENTABAN Biodiesel Plant in Bilbao

This is a biodiesel production and storage plant located in the Port of Bilbao, on a plot of 25,000 m2 and with a production of 200,000 tonnes /year

The installations carried out include the biodiesel production plant as well as loading and offloading operations, both for vessels and trucks, both biofuel and chemical:


  • General low-voltage distribution panel
  • Engine manoeuvring panel
  • Speed shifters
  • Installations of power and control in the biodiesel production plant
  • Laying of trays and power control cables for ATEX zones
  • Exterior lighting, tanks and truck-loading and auxiliary zones
  • Supply and assembly of electrical tracing for interior tanks and pipes. Exterior tracing to loading area with long-line technology
  • Installations in technical buildings
  • Lightning protection system
  • Laying of medium-voltage line and transformer station


  • Supply and assembly of Uninterruptable Power Supply (UPS) and distribution panel
  • Installation of the tank-level measuring system
  • Installation of the truck-loading system, including product counters, additive feeders, earthing, overload detection, and operator terminal
  • Installation of the auxiliary instrumentation of the terminal
  • Laying of trays and power control cables for ATEX zones
  • Closed-circuit television and intercom and public address system


  • Development of the software to control vessel loading / offloading, automatic truck-loading, product pumps, and entry and exit scales
  • Control of additive feeding in line with loading operations for both vessels and trucks
  • Development of the SCADA supervision software
  • Development of the management software of the terminal
  • Remote maintenance service for the control system

Category: Industrial | TANK STORAGE TERMINALS