bulk plant or bulk terminal

Wholesale receiving and distributing facilities for petroleum products. Commonly includes railroad sidings, truck loading racks, and sometimes water and product pipeline receiving facilities; storage tanks for gasoline, kerosine, and heating oils; warehouse for storing and handling lubricating oils, greases, and other products sold in drums and packages.

Petroleum refining glossary. 2013.

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