Tristar is a global business, headquartered in Dubai, which offers end to end fuel logistics solutions to blue-chip clients including international and national oil companies and international NGOs.
Tristar’s integrated energy logistics platform spans road and maritime transportation, specialized warehousing, fuel farms, commercial aviation refueling and remote fuel supply operations.
It was founded in 1998 and has grown to become Middle East’s largest privately-owned liquid logistics company with operations in 21 countries and territories spread across the Middle East, Asia, Africa and the Americas.
Tristar’s management team drives a ‘business for purpose’ ethos focused on positive community impact including job creation in the countries where it operates. Tristar is committed to reducing its carbon footprint and is a signatory to the UN Global Compact (UNGC) which encourage businesses worldwide to adopt sustainable and socially responsible policies, and to report on their implementation.
Tristar road transport, warehousing and shipping operations are certified to Integrated HSEQ Management System complying ISO 9001:2015, 14001:2015, 45001:2018 and 39001:2012 and other industrial standards like Gulf SQAS, International Safety Management (ISM) Code, and Ship Inspection Report Programme of OCIMF.
Tristar’s Aviation facilities comply with international standards, specifications and guidelines set by IATA, JIG, AFQRJOS, as well as with IFQP requirements set by Airlines for Aviation Fuel Quality Control and Operating Procedures. All fuel farms operations also comply with the local and international safety and environment standards, Chemical Distribution Institute–Terminal (CDI-T), including OSHA and USEPA.
With a fleet of 2,000 vehicles, road transport of petroleum products is a key vertical for the company. International best practice in driver and vehicle management ensures that a consistent level of safe and high quality services are provided.
Tristar’s warehousing facilities are designed, built and operated to the highest international environment, health and safety standards. Operations are carried out using Oracle WMS and Blockchain Technology with enhanced RFID for goods receipt, dispatch and inventory management.
The shipping business now owns and/or operates 34 chemical, oil and gas tankers and bulk carriers trading globally. The shipping team prides itself on providing tailor-made solutions to prestigious clients all over the world, including oil majors and traders, using the highest technical and ethical standards.
Fuel Farm Management
Fuel Storage Infrastructure is an important building block in Tristar’s model to offer customers load port to discharge port solution. With this strategy in mind, the company owns and operates fuel storage facilities in Guam, Haiti, Mainland USA, Africa and UAE.
Tristar offers a wide range of remote fuel logistics services including but not limited to construction of fuel storage facilities for aviation and ground fuels in remote and hostile locations. The company deploys competent and committed workforce to carry out operations under all conditions to ensure uninterrupted fuel supply to end users.
Aviation Fuel Supply
Tristar offers commercial aviation and into plane refueling services at several airports in East and West Africa. Aviation facilities comply with international standards, specifications and guidelines set by IATA, JIG, AFQRJOS, as well as with IFQP requirements set by Airlines for Aviation Fuel Quality Control and Operating Procedures.