08 October 2013 - Supreme Group has been awarded a contract for the provision of fuel in Afghanistan from the U.S. Defense Logistics Agency - Energy (DLA-E). The two-year contract is for the delivery of Aviation Turbine Fuel to Forward Operating Base (FOB) Salerno in Afghanistan, from three different distribution points within the country.
It is the second major DLA-E contract for Supreme this year, as the company was also recently awarded a two-year, USD 550 million contract to deliver Jet Fuel, Diesel and Motor Gasoline to ten U.S. FOBs and one Defense Fuel Supply Point (DFSP) in Afghanistan.
Michael Gans, Principal, Supreme Group, said: “This contract win is a reflection of our professionalism and proven expertise in fuel supply solutions. For more than 50 years we have been supporting clients in complex operations in the most challenging regions around the world. The recent new additions to our fuels portfolio mean that we now operate one of the largest fuel supply networks in Afghanistan, and we are proud to be executing this mission.”
Supreme has received two of DLA’s most esteemed awards since the organizations first started working together; including the ‘New Contractor of the Year Award’ and ‘DLA Vendor Excellence Award – Large Business’.
Supreme provides integrated fuel supply solutions to defense forces and commercial sector clients in some of the most remote and challenging regions around the world. The company is specialized in the procurement, supply, storage and distribution of ground and aviation fuels.
Supreme has a long history of supporting international organizations and governments, and current clients include the United Nations (UN), the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO), and leading military forces including the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) and the U.K. Ministry of Defence (MoD). The company provides integrated supply chain solutions, with capabilities including procurement, transportation, storage and full site services. For more information, visit www.supreme-group.net