Gas Terminalling Outstanding in LPG Sector
By Oyewale Oyelola and Ibrahim Alabi
It takes courage; focus and determination for Mr. Felix Ekundayo to establish Gas Terminalling in 2006 when the Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) sub- sector of Oil and Gas was still trying to emerge from obscurity. The company has a clear mission of running a customer- centric business by delivering a professional and timely service to customers.
The customer centric approach is paying off as the company currently operate across the country delivering gas to domestic (retail), commercial and industrial (bulk) customers out of four distribution hubs / Gas Depots located in Kano, Abuja, Ilorin and Lagos. A fifth hub is
planned for Benin in 2018.
Gas Terminalling runs mini gas outlets through franchised arrangement with aim of making gas available at desired location. Lite Gas cylinders are of top quality and available at affordable price. The Gas Absorption Chillers of the company are energy efficient, economical and ideal for use in offices, home, hotels, hospitals, shopping malls and cold rooms.
Other products of the Gas Terminalling include; Instantaneous Gas Water Heater Application allows instantaneous flow of hot water, electronic ignition powered by hydrodynamic generator and gas water heater for launderettes, homes, restaurants and hotels. The point of sale service of the company is top notch as customers are always treated like a king in all their locations.
The forward looking company help customer save money with Gas Generator and Independent Power Producers (IPP) services of Gas Terminalling provides solutions to power consumption needs at cheaper fuel option power, thereby allowing customer saves 30 percent.
The safety policy of the company clearly captured the priority given to safety in Gas Terminalling: “ The management of Gas Terminalling is committed to the health, safety environmental welfare of all our employers, contractors, customers, visitors, the community where we operate are everyone that have a part to play in our business”
Gas Terminalling believes in giving back to the society through corporate social responsible programmes. The company recently renovated the kitchen of Federal Government College, Ilorin-the alma mata of Managing Director of the company.
The Managing Director, Felix Ekundayo who is a chemical engineer with over 26 years’ experience in the oil and gas industry has promised to keep expanding the company till the company’s cover 36 states of the federation.