Words of CEO
Gulf Oil Marine
Dear fellow mariners and business partners,
Our Shipping Industry is facing continuing challenges and uncertainties and unfortunately there is little sign of significant improvement until at least 2014. Within this environment, the choice of reliable, high quality marine lubricants and professional technical and delivery services providers is imperative to help ensure the sustainable and hassle free operation of our customer’s vessels.
Gulf Oil Marine, part of Gulf Oil International, is dedicated to providing the shipping industry with world class quality service and expert lubrication solutions that meet the most demanding operational conditions. Since inception in 1901, Gulf Oil International has built a strong reputation in the manufacturing and supply of refined lubricants and specialty products. Its pioneering values coupled with its dynamic sense of innovation and legendary brand are the ideal support for Gulf Oil Marine to expand, striving to deliver flexible and innovative solutions to our customers.
With the recent acquisition of Houghton International Inc, Gulf Oil International is positioned firmly within the top tier global lubricants and speciality products suppliers. With additional access to world class R & D capabilities and highly dedicated and professional team, Gulf Oil is ready for the next stage of its global growth.
Today, Gulf Oil Marine is proud to be able to deliver marine lubricants to your vessels in more than 900 ports and 80 countries, single-mindingly focused on delivering what you need, when you need it with a flexible and solution based philosophy. Gulf Oil Marine is focused throughout on employing expert lubrication and marine engineers who are here to optimise the lubrication and operation of your ships at the same time as looking to optimise your operating expenses.
Gulf Oil Marine has gathered and united competences from different corners of the industry who share the same vision and commitment to develop the highest standard of service. We are focused on building a culture of innovation, discipline and performance, values that are required to succeed and deliver world class products and services to our customers.
Our team of sales, operations, logistics, customer service, product development and technical service managers have long-term experience in the marine lubricants industry, with a real focus on continuous improvement and development to provide you with world class service and support.
• To be recognised and respected as a leading Marine Solution and Service provider to the global shipping industry.
• Gulf Oil Marine will excel in delivering innovative sustainable lubrication and technical solutions to our customers
• We are committed to setting the new standard in customer service by providing a global 24/7 support network and by endeavouring to supply our customers on time in full wherever they are
• We will achieve a top tier supplier global market share by 2018
• We will provide a safe and rewarding environment for our employees
• We are committed to achieving this by attracting and retaining the best personnel in the marine, lubricants and related industries around the world
You will find hereafter valuable information regarding the Gulf Oil Marine’s unique proposition. Please do not hesitate in contacting our teams worldwide for further information, their mission is to serve you and be always at the ship’s side.
Many thanks for your valued support to Gulf Oil Marine.