UNSOA Fuel Unit provides fuel support to all AMISOM/UNSOA fuel consuming equipment throughout Somalia. Current monthly consumption is 2.5 million litres of diesel fuel. The unit also maintains 1 million litres of Strategic Fuel Reserves (SFR) in Mogadishu. Fuel support is also being provided to the SNA and UN Agencies under Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) agreements.
UNSOA currently has a long-term ground fuel turn-key contract in place which provides vehicle refueling services and bulk fuel at four fuel distribution points within Mogadishu and one in Baidoa. Mobilization notice has been given for Kismayo and Beletweyne and is expected to be operational in 2015. The contractor also provides generator refueling services which are limited to the Sector Hubs. The TCCs are responsible for forward fuel distribution to all Sub-sector locations.
Two long-term aviation fuel contracts are in place in Kenya and Somalia for provision of Aviation Into-Plane fuel services. In Kenya, the contractor is providing Into-Plane refueling services at Wajir, Mombasa and Nairobi (JKIA and Wilson) Airports; current monthly consumption is 225,000 litres. In Somalia the contractor is providing Into-Plane refueling in Mogadishu, Baidoa, Beledogle, Garoowe and Hargeisa Airports.
Mobilization is currently in progress in Beletweyne and Kismayo and expected to be operational in 2015; current monthly consumption in Somalia is also 225,000 litres.