SAMIR has storage facilities of nearly 280 tanks, with a total capacity of 2 million m3 of crude oil, intermediate and refined products distributed in 3 sites:
- Main site (refinery): 1.51 million m3
- Mohammedia terminal: 309,000 m3
- Sidi Kacem site: 180,000 m3
SAMIR’s storage capacity enables the refinery, to observe a buffer stock according to the current regulations which requires a crude stock equivalent to the average of monthly sales of pertroleum products in the local market.
SAMIR storage facility is connected to a pipeline network between the petrol terminal, the truck loading installations bays, the ONE power station in Mohammedia and the distributors’ various storage depots. Storage tanks are equipped with metering systems and gauging systems that enable optimal management of different movements (internal and external to the refinery) of petroleum products.