Orpak selected as fuel management provider to major European airports

Airports can save more than 10% of their fuel expenses while efficiently managing thousands of their ground vehicles along with their fixed and mobile gas stations

Bnei Brak, Israel, June 3rd 2014 – Orpak, one of the world’s leading solution and service providers for gas stations and commercial fleets, was recently selected as the premium supplier of fuel and fleet management solutions for Europe’s busiest airports, including key hub terminals such as Heathrow, Charles de Gaul, Orly and Copenhagen.

Orpak offered an end to end suite for the airport’s internal gas stations and ground equipment, including full automation for fixed and mobile stations, head office with centralized real-time control and RFID automatic vehicle identification for more than 5,000 vehicles.

Phil Wright, Managing Director of Airport Energy, the largest fuel supply and management company for airports in the UK said: “For us, the Orpak solution is unique in the UK and a huge improvement over the other systems. At Heathrow airport alone we have thousands of ground vehicles fueling in several terminals, introducing excellent control over the airport ground vehicles.  Not only did our fuel expenses drop saving us substantial amount of money, but we now have excellent control  of our vehicles, what they fuel, where and when. Our administrative work was significantly reduced. The Orpak automated RFID vehicle identification system provides a totally secure refueling solution which is perfect for the airport environment”

Orpak reaffirmed its leadership position in the European home base market with its unique solution for both fuel and fleet management. The system provides full reliability and tight control over the vehicles and ground equipment's wet stock and fuel consumption, decreasing by more than 10% the operational costs and fuel expenses.

About Orpak:

Orpak is a leading solution and service provider for retail gas stations and commercial fleets, providing retail station and C-store automation (FCC, POS, BOS, HOS), RFID vehicle identification, wet stock management, home base and AVL. Orpak’s smart solutions help customers across the globe improve their margins by increasing sales and strengthening customer loyalty while reducing operational expenses and fuel losses.

A field-proven innovator with extensive experience and strong R&D, Orpak is known for its rapid deployment of large, complex projects. More than 25,000 service stations across 60 countries use Orpak’s products, which are distributed through an international network of subsidiaries and partners.

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