RUBiS Energy Jamaica Limited (RUBiS) has officially commenced operations at its latest renovated service station in Port Morant, St Thomas.
At an official opening ceremony held on Thursday, October 4, RUBiS’ Retail Manager, Raymond Samuels, commented that the move was a significant milestone for the fuel retail giant. “Reopening our doors in St Thomas is a significant accomplishment for our brand. It symbolises our commitment, not only to Jamaica but to the parish of St Thomas,” shared Samuels.
The Retail Manager also divulged that the opening of the newly renovated Port Morant outlet marks the first of two service station openings for the month of October.
“We [RUBiS] are also very excited about the official re-opening of our Brown’s Town location in St Ann later this month. Both sites were transformed to the latest version of RUBiS Service Station and RUBiS Ultra Shop, with modern facilities and state of the art technology which include double walled tanks equipped with automatic tank gauging [ATG] and smart fuel control systems and the latest point of sale [POS] hardware.”
RUBiS’ value added services such as its Ultra Shop provides customers with convenient retail offerings which include refreshment, mobile top ups and car care products as well as well-maintained rest room facilities.
Its most recent initiative, dubbed “Fuel Up and Cruise”, gives customers the chance to win a share of over JMD$3M in cash and prizes. Weekly prizes include five grand prizes of a Caribbean Cruise, Mega Mart shopping sprees, cash prizes, KFC meal vouchers and phone credit. Additionally RUBiS is giving back through an ongoing community based initiative called the InPulse Art Project which provides underprivileged young adults with tutoring lessons as well as scholarships to attend the Edna Manley College for the Visual and Performing Arts.
Since the RUBiS brand was introduced to local retail market in 2014, the entity has pumped millions of dollars into the local economy and provided Jamaican consumers with its Ultra Tec Premium Unleaded 90 Gasoline, Ultra Tec Unleaded 87 Gasoline, Ultra Tec Diesel and Ultra Tec ULSD (Ultra Low Sulphur Diesel).
The RUBiS Port Morant station will operate from 6:30am to 10:00pm, Mondays to Saturdays and 7:00am to 9:00pm on Sundays.
RUBiS Energy operates in 17 Caribbean territories offering commercial and industrial fuel,
retail fuel, as well as industrial chemicals in Jamaica. RUBiS has secured a leadership
position with its logistics base comprising of over nine import storage terminals, a mixed
set of commercial and aviation distribution activities along with over 200 retail service
stations throughout the Caribbean.