Ghana Oil Company Limited (GOIL) has opened its 115th filling station at Amrahia, near Dodowa in the Greater Accra Region.
Equipped with modern safety equipment, underground fuel protection mechanism, a vehicle servicing unit and other auxiliary units to serve patrons, the new station is managed by a team of well trained staff.
Martin Olu-Davies, GOIL’s Head of Health, Safety, Security and Environment, explained that GOIL will continue to work to keep “employees, contractors and customers safe by focusing on adherence to safety regulations.
“We have strengthened our safety culture through change management programmes, reinforcing safety rules through display of posters and other capacity building programmes.
“We have efficiently used our fuel analysers to test product quality and resolved complaints and enquiries in a timely manner. This has instilled a high level of customer confidence and satisfaction among our stakeholders.”
Marian Darling Fordjor, GOIL Quality Control Manager, assured customers that GOIL, which is the foremost indigenous Oil Marketing Company (OMC), has now been awarded the latest International Standard Organisation (ISO 9001:2015) Quality Management System (QMS) certificate.
She said the ISO 9001:2015 is awarded to an organization that has demonstrated its ability to consistently provide products and services that meet customer and applicable statutory and regulatory requirements.
She noted that GOIL, in accordance with its mandate to serve customers with quality products, opened its doors and went through rigorous Quality Management Systems (QMS) audit.
“This ISO certification demonstrates our dedication to continual improvement and superior performance in our core competence of receipts, storage, distribution and marketing of petroleum products and called on vehicle owners to patronize GOIL products for quality, competitive prices and value for money fuel.”
Benjamin Ocansey, Head, Corporate Affairs, explained that GOIL initiated rebranding exercise in 2011, and subsequently outdoored the first rebranded service station at South-La in May 2012.
Azumah Nelson, a former Boxing Champion and GOIL Brand Ambassador, cut the tape to open the new service station.