The LSP reports a successful May 2021 despite challenges: The Almajdouie de Rijke Limited (MdR) Sadara project team set new records for solids and liquids handling in May 2021, reaching a staggering 31 kilotons (KT). This surpasses the previous record of 30 KT, which was set in July 2020.
Total liquids handling was 134 KT, topping the January 2020 record of 131 KT, while King Fahd Industrial Port (KFIP) shuttling volume hit the 100 KT mark for the first time.
MdR Sadara Solids Operations Manager Fareed Mohammed congratulated all involved for achieving the new milestones safely and thanked them for their dedication. CMY Operations Manager Nadeem Khan also commended the team on the achievements noting the importance of keeping safety as a top priority.
“Congratulations to the team for achieving yet another milestone while maintaining our high safety standards. With the Eid holidays and several other operational challenges, May was a difficult month. However, we overcame all obstacles to achieve these impressive results,” remarked Bop Martens, Operations Manager, MdR Liquids.
MdR Operations Manager Bart Darcis thanked the team for their exceptional efforts while overcoming various challenges, including Covid-19 vaccinations for truck drivers, a wooden pallet shortage, and working during the Eid holidays.