AOMC CEO/INDUSTRY COORDINATOR LEADS SURPRISE INSPECTION: MYSTERY SHOPPING UNVEILS STRENGTHS AND WEAKNESSES IN SOME MEMBER PETROLEUM RETAIL OUTLETS IN AND AROUND SPINTEX

The Association of Oil Marketing Companies (AOMC) took conformity to industry standards, adherence to safety protocols and customer experience to the pump on Friday, April 12th, 2024, with a surprise mystery shopping program led by the CEO/Industry Coordinator himself Dr. Riverson Oppong. Focusing on member petroleum retail outlets located in and around Spintex, Accra, the […]

The Association of Oil Marketing Companies (AOMC) appoints Dr. Riverson Oppong as the new CEO/Industry Coordinator.

Dr Oppong brings over 15 years of global experience in the Oil and Gas industry. He has worked on several oil and gas fields in Kazakhstan, Independence field (Cote d’Ivoire), Dzata fields (Ghana), and West Quarna Gas field(Iraq). He has consulted for several governments within Sub Sahara Africa. He was the Commerical Operations Manager, in […]

AKUFO-ADDO COMMISSIONS CHINESE-OWNED SENTUO OIL REFINERY

President Akufo-Addo on Friday, January 26, commissioned the Sentuo Oil Refinery in an initiative to reduce Ghana’s reliance on oil importation. The operationalisation of the Chinese-owned Oil Refinery is also expected to complement the country’s refinery efforts while awaiting the absolute revamping of the Tema Oil Refinery. President Akufo-Addo stated that about 97 percent of […]

AKUFO-ADDO ANNOUNCES PLANS TO REVIVE TOR AT INAUGURATION OF CHINESE-OWNED REFINERY

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has highlighted ongoing efforts towards the complete revitalization of the Tema Oil Refinery. This declaration came during the inauguration ceremony of the Santuo Oil Refinery, owned by the Chinese firm, Santuo Group, in Tema. Emphasizing the potential of a fully operational Tema Oil Refinery alongside the Santuo Oil Refinery, President […]

WAPCO TO SHUT DOWN FOR REGULATORY TEST EXERCISE

The West African Gas Pipeline Company Limited (WAPCo), has announced that it will undertake a three-day coordinated and planned Emergency Shut Down and High Integrity Pressure Protection System (HIPPS) Proof tests at its facilities in Ghana, Togo, Benin, and Nigeria. A statement issued and signed by Dr Isaac Adjei Doku, General Manager, Corporate Affairs, and […]

NPA,GSA REVIEWS NATIONAL STANDARD FOR GASOLINE

The National Petroleum Authority (NPA) in collaboration with the Ghana Standards Authority (GSA) has initiated steps to review the national standards for gasoline The review will reduce the maximum allowable manganese level in regular gasoline from 18mg/l to 6mg/l and premium gasoline grade from 18mg/l to 2mg/l. A statement issued by the Corporate Affairs Directorate […]