Mechanical design for replacement of jet fuel piping system on fuel barges YON-291 and YON-90.
About the Facility:
The former Naval Fuel Depot (NFD) Point Molate is located approximately 1.5 miles north of the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge in the City of Richmond, California. NFD Point Molate covers approximately 413 acres with 1.6 miles of coastline. The facility borders the Chevron Richmond Refinery and to the west is San Francisco Bay. The facility was capable of storing approximately 40 million gallons of jet fuel and marine diesel fuel in 26 underground storage tanks, connected by 9 miles of pipelines. Barges were utilized for the transfer of fuel to and from the facility and via the Santa Fe Pacific Pipeline transfer station.
Point Molate, Richmond, CA 94801