One of two unused berths may be removed
Two of four Valdez berths not in use for loading crude; Berth 1 may be sold; Berth 3 will continue in use for other functions
There are four crude oil loading berths at the Valdez Marine Terminal but only two are in use due to reduced throughput in the trans-Alaska oil pipeline and modern ship design which reduces the time a tanker must spend at a berth.
The Trans-Alaska Pipeline System carriers (BP, ConocoPhillips, Exxon....
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No vapor recovery arms
Berths no longer needed
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