Oil Harbor



Total Area:

43 ha, 35 ha of which are water; 2 km of the riverbank have been expanded for transshipment purposes;

Port of refuge for 50 tankers

Storage Capacities:

Tank capacity 4,802,000 m3

Transshipment Facilities:

6 loading facilities for mineral oil

1 transshipment facility for liquefied gas


User: MiRO - Mineralölraffinerie Oberrhein GmbH & Co. KG, Dea-Scholven-Str.,

76187 Karlsruhe, Tel. 0721/958-01


MiRO, a strong partner for Karlsruhe

The MiRO (Mineral Oil Refinery Upper Rhine) in Karlsruhe is Germany’s biggest fuel refinery and one of the most modern and efficient refineries in Europe. For the partners Conoco Phillips, Esso, Ruhr Oil and Shell, 1,000 workers refine the crude oil into high quality products such as fuel, diesel, heating oil, propylene and bitumen – about 16 million tons per year. For south-western Germany, MiRO is the most important supplier of mineral oil products.