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Atlantic Gulf Bunkering commences operations

Atlantic Gulf Bunkering commences operations

Atlantic Gulf Bunkering has announced the formation of the company and the commencement of marine fuel bunker supply operations in the Gulf region in the month of August. The company will begin offering marines fuels in Mobile, Gulfport, Pascagoula and surrounding areas.  In the future, the company plans to expand its reach into other ports and locations, as well as expand into deep water port development. The company is bringing into service a 2800 metric ton double hull barge and plans to bring in additional barges in the future.

Atlantic Gulf will be working from several shore storage facilities in the region, which will ensure the company’s ability to consistently have the products and specifications required by its customers.

“We are very excited about the formation of our company and its launch into the strategically important bunkering region of the U.S. Gulf”, said Kirk Callias, Sales Manager for Atlantic Gulf Bunkering. “With our experienced staff and resources, we will be able to provide customers with custom blends and low‐sulphur fuels that meet today’s emission requirements. We are looking forward to serving the market.”

Atlantic Gulf Bunkering LLC is also announcing the hiring of several key employees. Mr. Kirk Callias has joined the company as sales manager, bringing with him over 30 years of experience in the marine fuels market. Mr. Callias is joined by Samuel Carroll, who also brings over 30 years’ experience in bunkering and who will be operations manager for the firm. Several other employees are in the process of joining the firm.

The company will offer a full range of marine fuel products including a full complement of IFO products ranging from 30CST to 380CST, Low‐Sulphur Fuel Oil (LSFO), MGO, MDO, Low‐Sulphur MGO, Diluents, Lubricants, and custom fuel blends.  The company will supply by barge and truck and will also sell and provide cargoes to interested parties.

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