Tristar is a global business, head-quartered in Dubai, which transports, stores and supplies liquid fuels to blue-chip clients including international and national oil companies and international NGOs. Its integrated energy logistics platform spans road and maritime transportation, specialized warehousing, fuel farms, commercial aviation refuelling and fuel supply operations.

It operates in more than 20 countries across 3 continents and has a 20-year proven legacy of operational quality making it a partner of choice to its customers, with a track record of profitable growth. The company operates to the highest international health, safety, environmental and compliance standards and receives awards for its exemplary record of operational and safety excellence.

Its strong founder-led management team drives a ‘business for purpose’ ethos focused on positive community impact including job creation in the countries in which Tristar operates. Tristar is committed to reducing its carbon footprint and is a signatory to the UN Global Compact which encourage businesses worldwide to adopt sustainable and socially responsible policies, and to report on their implementation.

Tristar has Professional Haulier Status in the Middle East and South Asia which was awarded by Shell, and its operations are SQAS, ISO 9001, ISO 14001, ISO 39001 and ISO 45001:2018 certified in line with its commitment to excellence.

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Tristar Portfolio of Services

Road Transport

Surface Transport

With a fleet of more than 1500 vehicles, road transport of petroleum products is a key vertical for the company. International best practices in vehicle and driver management ensure that a consistent level of safe and high quality service is provided. Read More


Specialized Warehousing

Tristar’s warehousing facilities are designed, built and operated to international safety standards and operated using Exceed WMS and enhanced RFID technology for product receipts, dispatches and for inventory management. Read More

Ship Chartering

Ship Owning and Chartering

The shipping business acquired Eships in early 2016 and now owns and operates 25 chemical, oil and gas tankers globally mostly with Oil Majors. Tristar has six new Eco MR tankers (50,000 DWT) which are fitted with additional fuel saving equipment. Read More

Commercial Aviation Services

Aviation Fuel Supply

Tristar offers into-plane refueling services to a wide range of aircraft belonging to a number of international airlines, including flydubai and other airlines in addition to catering to the refueling needs of various domestic airlines and private air charterers operating in African countries. Tristar’s facilities for into plane refueling operations are equipped with the most modern and highly sophisticated equipment to refuel all types of aircraft and are designed to serve airline customers’ needs on 24×7 basis. Tristar has developed additional buffer storage capacity for aviation fuel at strategically located commercial airports in Africa. This, coupled with its robust Supply Chain Management system, is capable of meeting its airlines customers’ fuel requirement at all times, including emergency refueling requirements. Read More

Fuel Farm Management

Fuel Farm Management

Tristar operates 66 fuel farms globally with a total storage capacity of 710 million liters for handling a wide range of petroleum products like Jet Fuel, Gasoline, Gasoil, Fuel Oil, etc. Tristar’s fuel farm network consists of storage depots constructed and operated in the services of International Organizations and the fuel farm is in the Pacific island of Guam. The terminal spread over 237 acres in Guam is one of the largest fuel storage terminals and has a storage capacity of 4.2 million barrels. The farm houses more than 25 tanks which include tanks with capacity of 500,000 BBLS. These tanks are connected to the oil jetty at the Port by means of an 8 kilometer long pipeline. 
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Turnkey Fuel Supply Operations

Turnkey Fuel Supply

Tristar’s turnkey fuel business is supported by efficient project execution capabilities and robust supply chain arrangements which include well established importation capability and a fuel storage capacity of over 52 million liters and spread over 59 operating sites. The scope of the turnkey fuel supply operations and services also include construction of fuel storage facilities at far-flung and remote areas within a specified time limit, supplying fuel to aircraft and vehicles, transporting the fuels through roads where terrains are normally impassable and not secure. Operations are carried out even in war zones and ensure uninterrupted supplies and services, despite extreme hostile situations. Read More


Our Global Presence


My Reason for Safety… My Family!

As a major logistics company we are fully aware of the potential road dangers. We are proud of our safety record and as a responsible part of the wider community, we feel that others can benefit from our experience.   Tristar has a strong system in place for managing occupational road risk, with clear leadership and commitment from the company’s senior management. We are committed to sharing our expertise and resources to help improve road safety outside Tristar.

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Engaging with Communities for a Better World

At Tristar the approach to sustainability is to build on safety in operations, protect the environment and support the economic vitality of the community in areas where the company operates. Community development is the key vertical in the company’s long term business plan for Corporate Social Responsibility. Tristar believes that its long term business success will greatly depend on the company’s ability to implement socially and environmentally responsible ways to handle and to deliver energy to end users. We strive to create and foster good relationships with communities by providing jobs, basic amenities and development opportunities as well as building trust.


Corporate Social Responsibility

Our social activities encourage us to behave responsibly while improving the quality of life of our workforce, contractors and society at large. Our commitment towards community development is demonstrated by the scope of our community development initiatives within the Middle East, Asia and Africa, and the actual expenditure against budget. From 2013 this has been fixed at 0.5% of net profit. We have the intention to invest more on community development if there are any such opportunities which require our immediate attention.

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