The five new state-of-the-art service stations
, each with a 30,000sq m area, will leverage Shell Oman's unique access to cutting-edge technical expertise and know-how from Shell Global, while bringing together a team of Omani engineers from Shell Oman to develop the design in collaboration with an Omani SME.
The new service stations
will also include electric vehicle charge points and other cleaner fuel solutions.
The service station
will include vehicle mapping surface lighting for wayfinding signage, using lights to mark traffic flow and direct vehicles to the fuelling area, as well as the entry and exits points of the station.
Additionally, high performance Photo-Voltaic (PV) solar panels, installed on the canopy of the service stations
will generate up to 180 kilowattpeak (kWp) capacity of energy per hour, which is about 30 per cent more than the average energy required to run a station.
Committed to contributing to Oman's economic growth, OOMCO previously introduced the mobile service stations
in 2017 to meet the fueling needs of B2B customers in the oil and gas, construction and transportation sectors.
Director Revenue Amir Ashraf briefed the Chairman that out of total 105 service stations
of the city, 67 have been sealed as no recycling plants were installed there.
This growth was also supported efficient inventory management, introduction first of its kind in Oman of commercial mobile tankers, the opening of new service stations
, and successful promotion campaigns.
ENOC Group CEO Saif Humaid Al Falasi said, "Our new station marks the opening of the UAE's third solar-powered service station
, which falls in line with our commitment to adopting innovative practices to enhance operational efficiency.
Loved for its quality oils, Shell customers were left stranded recently after they could not get service at Molepolole Service Station
due to a faulty swiping machine with customers complaining that it happens so frequently that the service makes it hard for them to plan their everyday trips.
Ruby the dog has been reunited with her owner Sophie Macaskill, from Trafford, after being taken from a service station
on December 3.
Motorists refuelling at the Woqod Al Hilal service station
have yet to benefit from the extended fuel pump hoses installed in 19 other Woqod service stations
in different parts of the country.