It was an important day for a company in Ingleside, Texas, as they christened the first oil terminal to handle very large crude carriers, or VLCC.
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Ingleside oil terminal can now handle largest ships ever in Corpus Christi
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — It was an important day for a company in Ingleside, Texas, as they christened the first oil terminal to handle very large crude carriers, or VLCC. It's the largest oil tanker ...
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