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Al Maha signs agreement for aircraft refuelling platform

Al Maha Petroleum Products Marketing Company has signed an agreement with i6 Group for using the world’s first end-to-end aviation fuel management platform Fusion6, an into-plane refuelling management platform.

The platform allows complete real-time visibility and management of ground fuelling operations.

Hamed Al Maghdri, CEO of Al Maha, said: “Our agreement with the i6 group provides Al Maha Petroleum with outstanding operational excellence capabilities and access to the state-of-the-art best practices in the aviation refuelling process.  We believe that our stakeholders will benefit from the efficiencies which come with the technology that this platform provides.”

Steve Uhrmacher, the CEO of i6 Group Steve added: “We are thrilled to be growing in the Middle East with Al Maha in Oman. Our partnership demonstrates i6 Group’s trusted reputation as a truly global and leading fuel management platform and we look forward to further strengthening our partnership with Al Maha over the coming years.”

The technology will be rolled out at Muscat International Airport, also expanding i6’s presence throughout the Middle East. Other Middle Eastern airports already taking advantage of i6 technology include Dubai International Airport and Bahrain International Airport. – TradeArabia News Service