CLH is the leading oil transportation and storage company in the Spanish market.

The company has one of the largest and most efficient integrated oil product transportation and storage networks in the world with over 4,000 kilometres of oil pipeline and a storage capacity of more than 8 million cubic metres in Spain, which is available to all oil operators that do business in the country. The company also owns the largest oil pipeline network in the UK.

CLH is 15th major Spanish investment made by CVC funds and the fourth investment made from CVC's Strategic Opportunities Platform, which was established in response to growing demand from large investors to be able to invest for the long term in stable, high-quality businesses.

"We are delighted to welcome CVC as our newest shareholder. Their expertise in the Spanish, UK and energy markets, as well as their long-term, strategic financial support will be invaluable to us as we continue to drive operational excellence and deliver best-in-class service."

José Luís López de Silanes, Chairman

Date of investment

April 2017


CVC Strategic Opportunities


Refined oil pipeline network and storage




€711 million

Number of employees



José Luís López de Silanes

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