The facility includes 23 oil tanks and a capacity of 3.5 million barrels of crude oil. The oil is then pumped through two separate pipelines which cross the mountains of New Hampshire and Vermont and eventually extend to Montreal.

Portland Harbor Oil Tankers Unloading

It takes between 36-43 hours for the oil to reach its destination where it is processed in one of two refineries.

The pipeline extends 236 miles below ground level.  To learn more about Portland Maine, visit our website.