Actionable insight on global oil inventories enabled by big data analytics and machine learning techniques


TankWatch provides a satellite-based approach to deliver regular weekly intelligence across global oil storage tank sites. A unique insight into global oil inventories and reserves, tailored to meet the needs of traders and analysts.

What Makes TankWatch Invaluable?

Trading Desk Ready:

Geospatial Insight’s automated software platforms ensure storage volume measurements are delivered ready-formatted as machine readable data.

Reporting Include:

  • Weekly reports (Saturday – Saturday) delivered every Tuesday 9am GMT
  • More than 12-months historic back-test data is available to validate correlations to price, premiums and cessel movements
  • Option for custom selected terminal locations, measurement frequency and reporting

A Unique Solution…

Tankwatch provides near real-time insight into weekly crude oil storage at oil field extraction sites, storage hubs, contract settlement and refinery locations.

Consistent, Timely, Accurate

  • Flexible contract terms and competitive pricing
  • Proprietary measurement options available for client specific locations

TankWatch Can Answer...

  • How many floating roof crude oil storage sites are there and what are the capacities?
  • How much inventory has been stockpiled?
  • How have volumes varied over the past?
  • Are the sites active and are they expanding?
  • What are the volume changes on a weekly basis?
  • Does storage correlate with other data?

Estimate Ahead of the Markets

Oil refineries are monitored on a continual basis enabling precise measurement and highly accurate insight into potential changes in global supply and demand. Investors use this valuable information to make improved, more agile trading decisions.

A variety of trading strategies can be employed from high frequency, front month trading to complex multi-strategy trades using a range of options. We will identify your exact requirement and tailor a specific monitoring strategy that creates competitive advantage for you.

Why TankWatch?

  • Cash arbitrage opportunities which may exist
  • The storage levels at assets which have been purchased or leased by traders
  • The impact of government sanctions, policy, instability effecting extraction, storage and supply
  • China slow-down and stockpiling of oil in critical strategic locations
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About us

Geospatial Insight was established in 2012 by a team of highly experienced Geospatial experts to address a gap in the market for delivering actionable business intelligence sourced from satellite imagery.

Today the company has an enviable market position as one of the leading providers of geospatial intelligence in the World.

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