The bunkering agreement between Shell Oman and NFC is for a period of three years, stated a press release.
Mehdi al Abduwani, chief executive officer, NFC, said, “We are delighted to ink the agreement with Shell Oman to replenish with bunkers to our fleet of vessels at all Oman ports. We are proud to be the unique operator of state-of-the-art high speed craft and ROPAX vessels in the region."
NFC is expected to serve more than 12 routes (current and prospective) locally and regionally with high speed craft and ROPAX vessels. It is expected that additional vessels will be inducted to the fleet in line with NFC’s strategic objectives.