FSM gears up for additional barge acquisition to expand fuel delivery


A barge currently in operation under FSM | Photo: FSM

Fuel Supplies Maldives (FSM) confirms on their plans to expand fuel delivery network with additional acquisition of vessels into their operational fleet.

Moreover, the company’s Managing Director Mr. Mohamed Gasam confirms on stepping forward in procuring 04 barges that will be used in delivering fuel across the atolls.

Furthermore, FSM front-man mentioned contracting an Egyptian company to purchase the required vessels.

Though the decision for additional barge acquisition has been in the works for sometime, Mr. Gasam had explained on delays with the process due to the Covid-19 global pandemic.

However, FSM will reportedly increase their operational fleet by September or latest by October of 2021.