Bulk Propane Plant and VA Railroad Storage Terminal

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Greenwood RRST has the bulk storage capacity of six 60,000 gallon tanks totaling 360,000 gallons of total fixed bulk propane storage on site. Greenwood RRST boasts a current 22 propane rail car track storage capacity with current track expansion plans underway to increase rail car storage capacity. Greenwood's Branchville terminal also has access to store an additional 36 cars on tracks at the adjacent potash facility. Greenwood RRST brancheville VA storage terminal is located on the CSX mainline and gets daily switches between 10:00 am and 2:00 pm 7 days per week. Two unloading towers can unload 4 propane laden rail cars in 4.5 hours both liquid and vapor. Rail car movers then relocate empty cars to empty spurs and then moves four full cars back on the tower spot to be unloaded.

Concerning truck loading output capacity, three truck loading spots can load 4 trucks per hour. Six Blackmier pumps are attached (1 on each storage tank) so that truck loading can continue even if a single load pump breaks down. Loads are measure by onsite truck scales. 920i scale indicator allows transport drivers to load 24/7. Drivers can scan bar code or enter their driver ID numbers to load. Concerning emergency power and access, a 100 kw kohler generator backs up truck loading and rail car unloading in times of a power outage. Greenwood RRST owns an on site snow plow and road grader to remove snow from road and truck loading racks.