Hurricane Irma has created several issues with gasoline markets in Florida, both by prompting increased demand and disrupting the supply chain needed to deliver gasoline. Hurricane Irma made landfall in South Florida on September 10 and proceeded on a northwesterly path up the length of the state.[…]
Markets continue to recover following Hurricanes Harvey and Irma. After all the hype related to Irma’s record strength, the impact on fueling infrastructure has been minimal. Most terminals are back in operations at this point, and vessels are rushing in to re-supply terminals in Tampa and Pt.[…]
The latest models show Hurricane hitting the center of Florida as a Category 4 hurricane and tracking directly through the middle of the state. With a diameter of roughly 400 miles, Irma will impact both sides of the state, though the east coast will be the most heavily impacted as the storm’s[…]
Hurricane Irma is still forecast to hit, or at least scrape, Florida, bringing catastrophic damage to Miami and along the coast regardless of the path it takes. The latest NHC models show the storm’s path hugging the eastern coastline or traveling through Florida.
Irma Brings a New Threat While refineries are still struggling to restart following the destruction of Harvey, Hurricane Irma is bringing a new threat. The storm was upgraded to a Category 5 today as it hurdles towards the Caribbean islands, where it's expected to bring catastrophic destruction.
Our thoughts at Mansfield are with those who have affected by Tropical Storm Harvey. Mansfield is committed to supporting the recovery efforts in the area. If you would like to provide aid, please join us in supporting the Red Cross as they help those in need because of the storm. If you’d like to[…]
Tank Maintenance Suggestion: If your company has underground storage tanks in the impacted zones, make sure you’re familiar with the EPA’s safety recommendations for returning the tank to service. NACS Online has compiled the information you need to make sure that no further damage comes to your[…]
Tropical Storm Harvey continues to gain strength as it hurtles through the Gulf Coast, with landfall expected in South Texas and Louisiana. Heavy rainfall is expected in this region, which could impact refinery operations, marine traffic, and trucking logistics in the region. Harvey is expected to[…]