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Coronavirus Issue Raised at Quarterly Safety Meeting

The precautions to avoid getting infected by the Coronavirus were presented by the HSE Team at the Quarterly Safety Meeting in Dubai. This regular gathering of drivers and ground staff with a number of management team members and external stakeholders like Dubai Police, Dubai Chamber, customers and suppliers also discussed road safety best practices as well as handed awards for safe performers.

January 31st, 2020|

Tristar Acquires Land in the Port of Duqm

Tristar has acquired more than 11,000 square meters of logistic land in the Port of Duqm that will have a 3,048 square meters covered warehouse with a capacity of 5,000 pallet position and an open yard for future expansion. The logistics warehouse project will offer 3PL and 4PL services. Eugene Mayne (seated 2nd left), Group CEO of Tristar said: “The expansion of our presence in Oman to Duqm further strengthens our value proposition as we continue to serve the future requirements of our international oil and gas customers as well as major local companies, with the highest level of operational and international safety standards. We constantly seek to build partnerships through which we can expand our service offering to our customers across the GCC and beyond, and the Port of Duqm provides us with the […]

January 7th, 2020|

Tristar Adds LNG Tanker to its Fleet

Tristar Group is pleased to announce the recent delivery of the Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) Tanker Tristar Ruby to its shipping fleet. Formerly known as the British Ruby, the tanker will be the first LNG vessel to be added to the Tristar fleet of 30 ocean-going tankers. The Tristar Ruby will be on long-term time charter with BP Shipping. Group CEO Eugene Mayne said: “As a group, we are extremely excited with this new opportunity to expand our presence into LNG shipping and look forward to strengthening and growing this new relationship with BP with a strong commitment to safety in operations and high standards of service and excellence.”

December 18th, 2019|

Transporter of the Year in Oman

Oman Oil Marketing Company appreciated the stringent  HSQ Compliance and Customer Focused approach of Tristar Oman by recognizing the company as Transporter of the Year 2019 on December 15 where the Tristar Oman Team shared best road safety practices during the awarding ceremonies. Oman Oil also recognized Tristar’s contributions during transport emergency incidents by providing emergency response support and advise.  

December 15th, 2019|

AFAL Launches

Africa Fuels & Lubricants Ltd (AFAL) launched the online portal at the AFAL Annual Reseller Conference on December 13 at the Safari Park Hotel in Nairobi, Kenya. The portal is for the B2B and B2C market that will be used to digitize the ordering and purchasing process of Caltex lubricants.

“Customers will now be able to place their orders, check stocks and credit limits from the comfort of their home or office using only their smart phones or personal computers,” said AFAL General Manager Abhijit Sarmah who demonstrated the workings of the platform.

December 13th, 2019|

MEED Awards Logistics/Transport Company of the Year

Another feather in Tristar’s cap was achieved when it was named Logistics/Transport Company of the Year by MEED Awards. The awards recognized the people and organizations making outstanding contributions to the region’s ongoing growth and development. Tristar won over four regional shipping and transport companies. MEED group commercial director Sonia Kerrigan commented: “Each of our winners demonstrated to our judges that they are having an impact on the region, adding real value, and are critical in supporting economic diversification goals.  Our winners are setting benchmarks for human capital management, sustainability, economic diversification and contributing to society. We are honoured to have been supported by an unrivalled cohort of judges who lent their expertise to the selection of winners as part of the robust and independently audited process.”

November 27th, 2019|

Tristar is Ship Operator of the Year

Tristar has been named Ship Operator of the Year by the Llyod’s List South Asia, Middle East & Africa Awards 2019. Tristar was recognized for its “exceptional performance in ship operations and chartering.” The award criteria stated that “the business that has best responded to the changing commercial and regulatory landscape through new ocean shipping configurations and port pairings, simplified booking and documentation processes, action to reduce ship pollution and other innovations that have made the supply chain more efficient.” Tristar Shipping CEO Chris Peters accepted the award on behalf of Group CEO Eugene Mayne and the Tristar Family.

November 20th, 2019|

Special Commendation at the Golden Peacock Global Awards for Sustainability 2019

Tristar Group has been awarded the Special Commendation for the Golden Peacock Global Award for Sustainability 2019, highlighting Tristar’s commitment to achieving leadership in sustainability and its dedication to managing the business to the highest health, safety, environmental and compliance standards. Group CEO Eugene Mayne received the award at The Montcalm Hotel in London as part of the Institute of Directors, India’s Annual London Global Convention.

Mr. Mayne gave a Special Address at the convention opening on November 13th held at the House of Lords. He was also a speaker at the plenary session on sustainability held on November 14th where he joined a panel of industry leaders who discussed the importance of sustainability in relation to the 17 UN Sustainable Development Goals.

November 14th, 2019|

Tristar urges shipowners to address mental health at inaugural ‘Safety at Sea’ conference

Tristar Group CEO Eugene Mayne urged regional shipowners to address and tackle the mental health issues facing seafarers at the inaugural Tristar ‘Safety at Sea’ conference. Mr. Mayne highlighted the importance of managing the emotional wellbeing of crew at sea when he addressed over 150 attendees at the One&Only Royal Mirage Hotel in Dubai. He also shared the findings of the P&I Club that the rate of suicide amongst seafarers has more than tripled since 2014. He further highlighted the report from the Sailors’ Society that 26% of seafarers show signs of depression. “Nearly half of them said they had not asked anybody for help,” Mr. Mayne added.

November 10th, 2019|

Tristar shares international best practices on Road Safety

Tristar Group CEO Eugene Mayne shared the company’s international best practices on road safety at the RoSPA Health and Safety Excellence Forum held at the Waldorf Astoria Financial Centre Dubai. Tristar is a 10-time RoSPA Gold Award winner for always achieving a very high level of performance in health and safety management systems and culture. Tristar has partnered with RoSPA in its Road Safety Awareness campaigns since 2014 in the UAE, Oman and recently in Saudi Arabia.

October 21st, 2019|