Oxbow Brasil Energia
Oxbow Brasil Energia is located in the city of Cabedelo in Paraíba State. The terminal is within five kilometers of the Port of Cabedelo, which is the closest Brazilian port to Africa and Europe.
In 2005, Oxbow engineered and constructed a petroleum coke distribution facility in the port town of Cabedelo, Brazil. The Cabedelo terminal blends and screens up to 800,000 metric tons of petroleum coke annually for the cement, ceramic and steel industries. With a 27-acre storage yard, the terminal has the storage capacity of 80,000 metric tons. The terminal provides storage, granulometric separation with sieving production of 500 metric tons per hour, green petroleum coke blending and its own water treatment station.
Health, Safety, Environment and Quality
Oxbow Brasil is managed with high standards regarding health, safety and environmental compliance. All of the components at the Cabedelo terminal are licensed by local environmental agencies. In order to continuously distribute high-quality product and maintain safe operations, several environmental control mechanisms have been established at the terminal. All employees are also trained utilizing work instruction and standard operating procedures for each terminal activity.
Building Strong Communities
As part of Oxbow’s commitment to give back to the local community in which it operates, the company donates to the local Cabedelo school system and assists in project development in the local community.
General Manager Terminal
VP International Operations