Abu Dhabi-UAE: 15 July, 2015
ADNOC Distribution has launched Al Mazraa, a new service station on Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Road near exit number 119 in the emirate of Ras Al Khaimah.
Sheikh Ahmed bin Saqr Al Qasimi, Chairman of Ras Al Khaimah Customs and Ports Department, Chairman of RAK Free Zone Authority, Chairman of RAK Investment Authority, inaugurated the Al Mazraa service station in the presence of Abdulla Salem Al Dhaheri, CEO of ADNOC Distribution, as well as senior officials from ADNOC Distribution and high profile guests from allied sectors.
The new service station includes five islands for fueling with one dedicated to the future usage of natural gas fuel. Al Mazraa also includes a separate lane for fueling heavy vehicles and a total of 10 fuel dispensers. A mosque, ADNOC Oasis, bakery and fast food outlet are amongst the advanced facilities fitted out at the new station.
Commenting on the opening of Al Mazraa, Abdulla Salem Al Dhaheri, CEO of ADNOC Distribution, said: "We are keen to cope with the increasing demand for the company's products and services following the rapid urbanisation and expansion of cities and suburbs across the UAE. Following the opening of the Al Mazraa service station, we aim to enhance our operational and administrative capabilities to establish more such world-class facilities across the UAE. We are particularly focused on meeting our customers' requirements for service stations in the vicinity of their residences and places of work."
ADNOC Distribution's expansion strategy seeks to increase the total number of service stations operated by the company to 507 as part of the business plan for 2015-2016.
About ADNOC Distribution
ADNOC Distribution Company was established in 1973 as the first company owned by Abu Dhabi government specialized in the marketing and distribution of petroleum products in the United Arab Emirates.
ADNOC Distribution operates a vast network of service stations and convenience stores. These stations are equipped with the most advanced technology for fuel, automated car wash and vacuuming, lube bay and tire repair.
In addition, aviation refueling services, ships bunkering along with production of a range of ADNOC lubricants are marketed locally, as well as, being exported across the GCC markets, Middle East, the Far East, Africa and Europe.
Moreover, ADNOC Distribution had adopted a pioneer project and an ambitious plan to introduce Natural Gas as an alternative fuel for Vehicles in the UAE. The initiative comes as a part of its efforts to support sustainable development. ADNOC Service Stations provide Natural Gas fuel, petroleum products and conversion service for a cleaner and safer environment.
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