ENOC opens new service station in Barsha South

DUBAI — ENOC Group has opened a new service station at Dubai Barsha South, as part of its expansion plans aimed at building 54 service stations by 2020.

The new 40,000 square feet station is equipped with six dispensers with the latest technology and a fuel system designed to cater maximum flow rate as per National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) safety standards. Dispensers are built with retractable hoses to enable refuelling cars from both sides to reduce waiting period.

Saif Humaid Al Falasi, Chief Executive Officer of ENOC Group, commented, “The opening of the new service station falls within our long-term strategy towards the UAE to fulfil its energy needs. Our vision as a National Oil Company is aligned with the Dubai Plan 2021 to create a ‘Smart & Sustainable City’ for happy, creative and empowered people. With this opening, we hope to expand our retail network to cater to our customers’ needs.”

Among other sustainable initiatives is the implementation of UL certified double wall tanks and double wall fuel piping with secondary containment to safeguard against any environmental contamination. The fuel system is fully automated with auto tank gauging and electronic leak detection system. The entire station is built according to the Green-Build specifications as per Dubai Municipality’s regulations.

The station is also equipped with the Vapor Recovery Systems (VRS) to prevent and control emissions to the atmosphere, full LED lights installed at the site to reduce energy consumption by 50 per cent and a VRF technology for the air conditioning (AC) system, which saves 35 per cent compared to conventional package AC system.

The new service station is located on Umm Suqeium Street after crossing over Al Khail Road, coming from Sheikh Zayed Road and heading towards Mohammed bin Zayed Road.

Source: Emirates News Agency