Kampala Storage Terminal

Kampala Storage Terminal

The Kampala Storage (KST) is a greenfield petroleum products storage terminal under development in the central region, approximately 26 kilometers from Kampala Capital City, off Mityana road (Buyala Trading Centre).

The terminal is planned to serve as a storage facility for both Government strategic reserves and providing “hospitality” (storing fuel for oil marketing companies).

It is also planned as a hub for planned refined products pipeline such as the Hoima – Kampala pipeline. The project designs are being progressed, the environmental social impact assessment (ESIA) was completed, and procurement of strategic partners is ongoing.

  • KST is a planned 320M liter petroleum storage terminal to be located at Namwabula Estate-Nsujjumpolwe village, Kiringete subcounty, Mpigi District.
  • Terminal to store imported petroleum products and those received from Refinery as buffer for supply in the country
  • UNOC plans to hold – 51% Interest
  • JV Partner Acquisition - Ongoing

Project progress to date:

  • 300 Acres of land acquired by GOU/MEMD, for development of Kampala Storage Terminal (KST)
  • Environmental Social Impact Assessment (ESIA) completed
  • Facility designs being progressed
  • Procurement of a Joint Venture Partner ongoing; currently at Request for Proposal Stage (RFP)


  • Services: Fabrication, accommodation, construction, transportation, waste management, pipe works etc
  • Supplies: Storage tanks, values, pipes etc
  • Operations and Maintenance (O&M) services

Project Cost US $ 300M