HOW CLOSE RELATIONSHIPS CAN FUEL BUSINESS SUCCESS

A chance call to an old Gulf Aviation contact has helped one of the UK’s most dynamic and fastest growing fixed based operators (FBOs) achieve growth its Managing Director “could only dream of” just two short years ago. In early 2015 Global Trek Aviation, a full service FBO now based in Belfast International Airport, was…

THE FORCES FUELLING 100% GROWTH IN GULF AVIATION

James Cash Penney, the American entrepreneur and businessman who founded the J. C. Penney empire in the US, once said that “growth is never by mere chance”. It was, he said, “the result of forces working together”. Gulf Aviation is proof that J.C. Penney’s words are standing the test of time. Achieving 100% growth in…

GULF AVIATION WINS CONTRACT WITH CARDIFF AIRPORT

National aviation fuel supplier, Gulf Aviation, has secured a deal to supply fuel to Cardiff Airport, adding to its existing portfolio of airport contracts. Gulf Aviation, which is national fuel supplier Certas Energy’s aviation brand, secured a supply contract to provide the essential supply of Jet A1 fuel to the airport which offers flights to…

THERE ARE NO LAYBYS IN THE SKY

Someone in the aviation fuel industry I respect once said to me: “There are no laybys in the sky.” And when you and your team are responsible for ensuring the safe refuelling of a large number of flights in the UK every single week then that’s something we have to think about all the time….

HOW RELATIONSHIPS AND TRUST ARE FUELLING OUR SUCCESS

The Gulf brand is an incredible asset for any company to have. It is steeped in history and familiar to millions. It is also a representation of a contemporary and incredibly forward thinking company. Combine this with the fact that we’re part of DCC Plc, a FTSE 100 listed company with a market cap pushing…

GULF AVIATION LAUNCHES SOCIAL MEDIA ACCOUNTS

As part of our marketing strategy, Gulf Aviation recently launched social media accounts.  In order to  communicate directly with  existing and potential customers, Gulf Aviation have launched accounts on LinkedIn and Twitter. Alex Murphy, Head of Gulf Aviation, says “What I’m most proud about, over the last few years in particular, is that we’ve built Gulf…

GULF AVIATION JOINS ROYAL AERONAUTICAL SOCIETY (RAES) AS A CORPORATE PARTNER

Gulf Aviation is delighted to become a Corporate Partner of the Royal Aeronautical Society (RAeS), the world’s only professional body dedicated to the entire aerospace community. The aim of the Corporate Partner Scheme is to bring together organisations to promote best practice within the international aerospace sector. With over 230 members worldwide, the scheme provides…

GULF AVIATION WINS CONTRACT TO SUPPLY AVIATION FUEL TO ROLLS-ROYCE

Fuel supplier, Gulf Aviation, has secured a deal to supply aviation fuel to Rolls-Royce at three of their UK testing facilities. Rolls-Royce are one of the world’s leading producers of aero engines for large civil aircraft and corporate jets, and the second largest provider of defence aero engines in the world.  The Derby facility is…

GULF AND MANCHESTER UNITED LAUNCH HISTORIC NEW PARTNERSHIP

Ground breaking deal in Oil and Fuel sector for Gulf and the world’s number one football brand Gulf Oil International is proud to announce that it has entered into a long-term partnership with the world’s leading football brand, Manchester United. This ground breaking initiative – believed to be the first such in the sector –…

Gulf Racing for WEC in 2016

Gulf Racing are pleased to announce their entry in the 2016 World Endurance Championship – 9 events across the globe incorporating the legendary 24hrs of Le Mans. Gulf Racing will field a single Porsche 991 RSR in the GTE AM class with team Principal Mike Wainwright stepping up from the ELMS to now contest the…