Chevron and VLS-Group Announce 3-year Contract
Ghent, Belgium, April 22, 2013. Today, Chevron Belgium and VLS-Group announced a new contract that will include tank storage, blending and filling for three years, to be performed in the VLS-Group terminal located in the Port of Ghent, Belgium.
”We are thrilled to start a new relationship between Chevron and VLS-Group,” said Sandrine Montsma, CEO of VLS-Group “As a logistics service provider, we will perform tank storage, blending and filling services for Chevron. We believe the expertise and knowledge of our team played a major role in the decision, together with our high level of service and competitive prices.”
“We are looking forward to starting our cooperation with VLS-Group,” said Els Devriendt, Director Chevron Belgium and GM Supply Chain & Base oils Chevron Lubricants Europe: “We are confident that they will be a reliable partner providing flexible and cost effective supply chain solutions to Chevron Lubricants, and that their impressive infrastructure of tanks, blend kettles and filling lines will be the key enabler to help us anticipate customer demand with regards to our future product line.”.
VLS-Group is a leading European provider of innovative integrated logistics and value adding services for the chemical industry and related sectors. VLS-Group is offering a State-of-the-art European network of more than 200.000 m² warehouses for the safe storage, handling and logistics of classified and non-classified materials, 100.000 m³ of tank terminal capacity, 22 high performance filling lines as well as blending and tolling facilities for liquid and solid chemical products. VLS-Group creates value throughout the entire supply chain of its customers by offering a wide range of sophisticated international logistics and transport services and solutions. For more information, visit our website www.vls-group.com
Chevron is one of the world's leading integrated energy companies, with subsidiaries that conduct business worldwide. The company is involved in virtually every facet of the energy industry. Chevron explores for, produces and transports crude oil and natural gas; refines, markets and distributes transportation fuels and lubricants; manufactures and sells petrochemical products; generates power and produces geothermal energy; provides energy efficiency solutions; and develops the energy resources of the future, including biofuels. Chevron is based in San Ramon, California. More information about Chevron is available at www.chevron.com
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