Gulf Oil and Gas accountACCOUNT

Fuel Bunkering Service Launched at Duqm Port

Source: Times of Oman 11/26/2017, Location: Middle East

Oman Oil Marketing Company has started its fuel bunkering operations by barge at Port of Duqm as part of its drive to expand ship-to-ship services in the Sultanate’s maritime logistics hubs.

Developed in line with the most stringent international environment and marine safety fuel measures, the new services will play an integral role in the overall growth and development of the Port of Duqm and Special Economic Zone at Duqm (Sezad).

“Our fuel bunkering facilities at the Port of Duqm substantially elevate our ability to meet the needs of the shipping industry and provides us with a valuable foothold in one of the region’s most important maritime projects. To date, we have delivered over 3,000 tonnes of bunker fuel oil to major customers in the Port of Duqm,” David Kalife, CEO of Oman Oil Marketing Company, said.

“These developments have established a firm foundation for the future growth of our operations in Duqm, which will help expand the range of solutions and infrastructure available for ships looking for world-class solutions in Oman,” he added.

Kalife said, “Over the next few years, we will be moving ahead with plans to develop a full-fledged bunker supply facility at the Port of Duqm. This is part and parcel of our long-term strategy to contribute to the national growth and development of the country by serving the growing needs of industries across Oman.”

“As the engine of Oman’s long-term economic growth, it is imperative for us to identify the right partners that will propel our vision for the country forward. Together with Oman Oil Marketing Company’s new barge services, we are in a position to better serve the continuous flow of commercial and cargo vessels coming into our port,” Reggy Vermeulen, CEO of Port of Duqm, said.

Looking towards a promising future, Oman Oil Marketing Company is committed to reinforcing its position as a partner of choice and contributing to Oman’s economic and social advancement by innovating, enriching and advancing all upstream and downstream industries. Since inception, the company has fully aligned its ambitions with the country’s developments, driving the progress of both Oman and company for years ahead.

Shipping & Marine Services News in Oman >>

Qatar >>  12/3/2018 - The OPEC Secretary General, His Excellency Mohammad Sanusi Barkindo, has today received a letter from the State of Qatar giving notice of its intentio...
Saudi Arabia >>  11/26/2018 - Saudi Aramco hosted its 4th IKTVA Forum & Exhibition this week at the Dhahran Expo Center in Dammam, attracting more than 1,000 local and internationa...

Saudi Arabia >>  11/26/2018 - Lamprell with its partners has been selected as a contractor on Saudi Aramco's Long Term Agreement for Offshore Facilities (LTA) programme. ...
United Arab Emirates >>  11/26/2018 - The Abu Dhabi Government and the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) have added Wintershall Holding GmbH to the Ghasha ultra-sour gas mega project ...

Saudi Arabia >>  11/12/2018 - Saudi Aramco and the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) signed a framework agreement to explore opportunities for collaboration in the Natural Gas...
United Arab Emirates >>  11/11/2018 - On behalf of the Abu Dhabi government, the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) has signed an agreement with French oil and gas major Total, grantin...

Related Categories: Freight Forwarding  General  Project Logistics  Shipping & Marine Services  Shipping Lines  Specialized Transport  Warehouse Logistics 

Related Articles: Freight Forwarding  General  Project Logistics  Shipping & Marine Services  Shipping Lines  Specialized Transport 


Oman Oil & Gas 1 >>  2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 |

More News

Related Links

Gulf Oil and Gas
Copyright © Universal Solutions All rights reserved. - Terms of Service - Privacy Policy.