Gulf Oil LPAudio version
Posted / Last update: 11-04-2012
Gulf Oil has been a recognized brand in energy since 1901. Currently Gulf Oil LP is headquartered in Framingham, Massachusetts with operations in 27 states and the Caribbean. Among Gulf Oil LP activities is the distribution of quality motor fuels, both gasoline and diesel, to over 2,500 branded outlets as well as 1,000 private label retail outlets operated by major chain retailers. Gulf Oil LP also supplies heating oil, lubricants, and are a major provider of bio-fuels.
Gulf Oil LP owns and operates 12 proprietary terminals as well as supplies wholesale product through 75 other terminals in its 27 state footprint. Gulf Oil is involved in sourcing and blending of motor fuels and is one of the nation’s largest users of ethanol in its blending activities. Gulf Oil owns and dispatches through a fleet of almost 200 trucks.
While Gulf Oil is primarily today dealing in petroleum based products the company is firmly committed to developing alternate energy sources for both transport as well as other energy demand sectors such as commercial, industrial and residential uses. The company has begun to offer electricity to residential customers in Connecticut with more states planned.
Gulf Oil has begun to invest in developing transport and distribution capability using natural gas based transportation fuels. The corporate focus in energy is to develop least cost solutions for customers that are environmentally responsible and reliable sources. The development of a diverse, domestic, and stable source of energy for all demand sectors including transport is the company's primary focus.