Terminal of Indian Oil is providing uninterrupted fuel and are maintaining the energy lifeline in Goa during Covid-19 lockdown.
In press statement, Indian Oil Corporation Ltd (IOCL) has said, “Even during the current period of lockdown due to Covid- 19, the employees and officers of the Vasco Terminal of IOCL are working with highest morale and motivation for ensuring that there is no shortage of fuel in Goa.
The Vasco Terminal is supplying fuel oil to all major industries in Goa which is essential for keeping the various plants producing essential commodities up and running. Moreover the Terminal is also making sure that there is no disruption of supplies to the fuel availability to the defense forces in Goa i.e. the Indian Navy and Indian Coast guards.”
In the wake of the Covid-19 outbreak in the country, the demand for petroleum products like petrol, diesel, fuel oil, aviation fuels , HF HSD (Bunker Fuels required by the various ships) etc., have reduced substantially and In these trying times, Indian Oil Vasco Terminal is committed to ensuring fuel supply to industries, AFS, Indian Navy, Indian Coast Guard and ROs ( Petrol Pump), said the press note.
It was disclosed, “Being a sole supplier of bunker fuel to defense vessel, the Vasco terminal of Indian Oil is making all necessary arrangement for fuelling of vessels in Goa so that eyes of sea never go down. In the time of lockdown, Indian Oil Vasco is the only oil company in Goa, which is continuing providing Fuel Oil (FO) to Goa’s Industries like pharmaceutical, fertilizers and, FMCG companies.
Indian Oil Vasco also provides ATF (aviation fuel) to Indian Navy and Dabolim airport through its Aviation Fuel Station.”