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PHOTOS: Vopak “In the Navy” party at EPCA

Vopak’s late-night party on the Monday at EPCA on a boat sailing down the Danube was one of the social highlights of the conference, according to all the usual suspects.   It was with trepidation that the Blog clicked through on the link to the party photos, which Vopak emailed round to its guests today. […]

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PHOTOS: Vopak Party at EPCA Berlin

The Vopak Monday night party at EPCA was one of the conference highlights. Here is a selection of pictures of the Blog’s favourite characters from the Vopak photo collection …  

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New numbers from EPCA

In EPCA‘s July newsletter which has arrived on Friday afternoon, we discover that:   EPCA membership is stable at 554 members, the same number as last year. 10 milestone cars will be on display at the exhibition in Mercedes World. The new 5-member Executive Committee has representatives from: BASF, Royal Vopak, INEOS Olefins, Shell Chemicals […]

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Top NPRA parties 2009

Who in the real world gets invited to five parties in one evening? Even in these hard times, most of the regular NPRA parties were still on, even if some of them were a bit sparsely attended and doorkeepers were rather less strict about keeping uninvited guests out. Of course, everyone lamented the absence of […]

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Drama at Vopak’s “Pit 19″

This video from Vopak, the Dutch petrochemical storage and transport company, was a great hit at their party at last week’s ethanol conference in Paris.   It’s a dramatised version of a customer’s desperate hunt for ethanol storage (rather like the TV series 24 in its pace) but will Vopak’s “Pit 19″ be ready in time ?? […]

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