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History

  • 1960 -1970: Start of activities in the Tarragona terminal. The ground was set of what in future would become Terquimsa. The company Edegrasa is located in the Transversal Dock, on the banks of the Francolí River.
  • 02-11-1970: Signature of the deed of incorporation of Terquimsa with the setup in the Port of Barcelona.
  • 26-02-1974: Concession for the new terminal located in the Castilla Dock. Floor space: 9,971m2.
  • 29-11-1978: Expansion of the terminal with a floor space of 1,314 m2.
  • 03-09-1983: Expansion of Terquimsa 1 with a floor space of 1,186 m2.
  • 16-01-1985: Start constructions of the Terquimsa 2 terminal located in the Chemicals Docks. Transfer of Edegrasa tanks to the Terquimsa 2 facilities.
  • 1985: Construction of railway siding.
  • 13-11-1995: The ISO 9001:2008 certification was obtained.
  • 22-12-1997: Terquimsa acquired the terminal from the company Van Ommeren T.T. in the Port of Barcelona
  • 1998: The treatment plant and waste tanks located in Terquimsa 2 enter into operation.
  • 26-01-2001: The concession for Terquimsa 3 was obtained in the Hydrocarbon Esplanade. Floor space: 37,094 m2.
  • 05-05-2005: The ISO 14001:2004 certification was obtained.
  • 2006: Tanks in Pit 6 in Barcelona were adapted to store asphalt.
  • 11-11-2008: The OHSAS 18001:2008 certification was obtained.
  • 2009: Construction of 4 new tanks in the Barcelona terminal. Capacity: 5,200m3
  • 05-03-2010: Certification on Specific Bulk Services Guide for the Port of Barcelona was obtained.
  • 04-12-2010: The grant of Terquimsa 1 was ended.
  • 01-02-2011: EMAS III certification was obtained.
  • 15-03-2011: OEA (Authorized Economic Operator) certification was obtained. OEA for customs simplification/protection and safety.
  • 2011: Expansion of the Barcelona terminal with the construction of 4 tanks. Capacity: 155,200 m3.
  • 05-05-2011: The CDI-T certification was obtained.