Wilhelmsen Premier Marine Fuels announces name change
01.11.2012 (WMF ) - Today, Wilhelmsen Premier Marine Fuels, a leading bunker broking company, announced that it has changed its name to Wilhelmsen Marine Fuels. The name change is part of the strategic rebranding to strengthen the company’s identity.
“The name change will not lead to any changes in the management of the company, which will continue to operate from its offices located in Oslo, Singapore and London,” says Rune G. Kongstein, general manager, Wilhelmsen Marine Fuels. “Our brokers are focused on retaining our position as a global leader in the bunker brokering market and ensuring that we provide our new and existing customers the highest level of service.”
Wilhelmsen Marine Fuels has been the bunker broker company within the Wilhelmsen group for more than 70 years. It is today owned by Wilhelmsen Maritime Services and serves a wide variety of international shipping operators, including world wide liner, tramp and tanker services, offshore and coastal transport.
For further information, contact
Rune G. Kongstein , general manager:
( 47) 67 58 42 66 (office), ( 47) 67 58 46 70 (dir)
Wilhelmsen Marine Fuels is part of Wilhelmsen Maritime Services, a Wilh. Wilhelmsen group company. It handles around 4 million tonnes of bunker oil per year and ranks as one of the world’s largest bunker broker companies. Through its offices in Oslo, Singapore and London, the company serves a wide variety of international ship-operators, including worldwide liner, tramp and tanker services, offshore and coastal transport.
For more information, please visit www.wilhelmsen.com
Please see Wilhelmsen Ships Service (WSS) company electronic office
For further information, contact:
Ole Jakob Ytterdal
Head of Communications
Wilhelmsen Ships Service
Tel: +47 67 58 40 00
Mobile: +47 97 08 83 62
Wilhelmsen Ships Service (WSS) is part of Wilhelmsen Maritime Services, a Wilh. Wilhelmsen group company. It has the world’s largest maritime services network, with 4,500 marine professionals servicing 2,200 ports in 125 countries.
Wilhelmsen Ships Service supplies safety products and services, Unitor products, Unicool refrigerants, Unitor and Nalfleet marine chemicals, maritime logistics and ships agency to the maritime industry. Last year the company made product deliveries to 25,000 vessels and handled 70, 000 port calls.
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