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Tristar Annual Global Safety Day

Tristar celebrated the International Labor Organization’s World Day for Safety and Health at Work (April 28) and the UN Road Safety Week (May 6 to 12) on May 2 when it rolled out the group’s 2019 safety theme: ‘Safety is an obligation that cannot be achieved on a fix it tomorrow attitude’. In the UAE, a town hall was held with several customers attending where three external stakeholders shared their best road safety practices. A firefighting simulator was set up outside the Tristar head office building in Jebel Ali where employees and guests had an actual firefighting experienced. A number of operations from the UAE and global network also conducted their own activity.

May 2nd, 2019|

Tristar encourages business leaders to support UN Sustainable Development Goals

Tristar Group CEO Eugene Mayne has called on companies in the UAE to support the Global Goals of the United Nations (UN) focused to end poverty, protect the planet, and ensure prosperity for all people of the planet. Speaking at the UN Global Goals Workshop, organized by International Quality and Excellence Consultant Sunil Thawani, Mr. Mayne reiterated that business leaders must support the 10 Principles of the UN Global Compact (UNGC) ‘not just by lip service but by action.’ The 10 Principles cover four areas related to human rights, labor, environment and anti-corruption and directly contribute to the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The SDGs are a set of economic, social and environmental goals ratified by 193 countries, including UAE at the UN in September 2015 which aims to ‘end all forms of […]

April 30th, 2019|

Tristar Road Safety Seminar in Riyadh

All the speakers at the Tristar Road Safety Seminar held in Riyadh reiterated that 95% of all road accidents are preventable because they are caused by human errors. Tristar Group CEO Eugene Mayne said that to reduce road accidents and fatalities drivers should change bad habits like speeding, talking on the mobile phone and not following rules. He added that Tristar will continue to spread road safety awareness in the Kingdom. “I would like to thank Tristar for organizing this seminar, and creating this opportunity to share the knowledge and learn about road safety and for giving us the platform to connect and build the relations with the different organizations,” expressed Miasem Bajowaiber, the only woman speaker at the event held at the Hyatt Regency in Riyadh.

April 17th, 2019|

Tristar wins ‘Technology Solutions Provider of the Year Award’

For the second consecutive year Tristar has been recognized by the logistics industry in the Middle East for its pioneering work with Blockchain in the region and for leveraging the technology to provide a world class service to its customers. Tristar has won the ‘Technology Solutions Provider of the Year Award’ at the Logistics Middle East Awards. Adam Lalani, Head of IT (center), along with Balaji Nagabhushan, Group Chief Administrative Officer (left), received the award on behalf of Group CEO Eugene Mayne.

April 17th, 2019|

Second major deal with Shell for 6 chemical tankers

Tristar Group has signed firm contracts for six new build 25,000 MT DWT, IMO Type 2 Oil and Chemical Tankers with South Korea’s premier shipbuilder, Hyundai Mipo Dockyard. The vessels will be delivered between the middle of May 2020 till the first week of January 2021. The vessels have been ordered on the back of long-term charter contracts with oil major Shell.

April 16th, 2019|

Tristar Health Campaign at SOHAR Port

The Tristar Coastal Shipping Team conducted a Health Campaign with the SOHAR Port and Freezone for Port Community on April 16 benefiting 120 seafarers and port workers. The initiative was supported by Sohar Industrial Port Company (SIPC) along with Lifeline Hospital, the government Hospital and Port Community members.

April 16th, 2019|

Tristar first logistics provider to use Blockchain

Tristar Group CEO Eugene Mayne (center) was invited to participate in a panel discussion at the Future Blockchain Summit held at Dubai World Trade Centre. Mr Mayne discussed Tristar’s digital strategy and pioneering work with Blockchain in the region and how Tristar is leveraging the technology to provide a world class service to its customers. Tristar has been recognized for being the first logistics company in the Gulf Cooperating Council (GCC) to have a fully live Blockchain platform, which provides customers with full real-time oversight on end-to-end warehousing and transportation processes. Blockchain technology is being leveraged at Tristar for business relationships as a single point of access for all documents/records, and the managing of trusted data with little or no use of paper.

April 3rd, 2019|

Tristar Leadership Summit

Tristar held its 2019 Leadership Summit where various employees from all UAE and global locations were present. The theme for this year’s summit was “Future Proofing Tristar 4.0” The two-day gathering was held at JA The Resort in Jebel Ali.

March 28th, 2019|

Solar Light System Installation at Wau Teaching Hospital

Solar Light System Installation atTristar South Sudan installed a solar light system as an emergency backup for the children’s ward at Wau Teaching Hospital, one of the only two functioning teaching hospitals in South Sudan. The emergency lighting was requested by the Ministry of Health to address power outages whenever the only generator at the hospital fails. The system has 36 LED lamps in two children’s wards with each ward consisting of four rooms, two toilets, and a pharmacy, store and veranda. The solar light system was inaugurated by the Health Minister of Wau County, Hon. Dr. James Patrice Ibrahim (2nd right).

March 23rd, 2019|

Gulf Ship Finance Forum

Tristar and Eships were the anchor sponsors of the Gulf Ship Finance Forum or Marine Money Conference in Dubai. Marco Bachechi, Group CFO of Tristar, and Chris Peters, CEO of Eships, joined a panel of lawyers and bankers who were working on Tristar’s six new build 25,000 MT DWT, IMO Type 2 Oil and Chemical Tankers with Hyundai Mipo Dockyard. The Shipping business of Tristar has expanded significantly in the past three years and the conference was a good opportunity to join with business partners and reflect the company’s growth story to a wider shipping audience explained Mr. Peters. “Tristar is now a recognised as a shipping leader in the region and are seen as a go to company by many of the Oil majors when looking to find partners for new projects.”

March 14th, 2019|