ENOC Group, the Official Integrated Energy Partner of Expo 2020 Dubai, won a total of 10 awards for its Fuel Station of the Future in 2021, demonstrating its commitment to sustainability, innovation and design in the energy sector.
Celebrated in the field of international architecture, the service station of the future has won the Architecture MasterPrize 2021 for its quality architectural design in addition to the Sustainable Project of the Year and Innovation In Design awards it has previously received from the Design Middle East Awards.
The Service Station of the Future was also recognized at the 2021 RetailME Awards in two categories: Most Admired Store Design of the Year and Most Admired Retail Concept of the Year; and by MEED Projects Awards 2021 as MENA Winner for Small Project of the Year, National Winner for Oil & Gas Project of the Year and Bronze Medal for Sustainability.
These awards follow recent wins for ENOC’s Gas Station of the Future, which also received the prestigious Best New Retail Forecourt 2021 award at the Asia Pacific Enterprise Awards and the Corporate Social Responsibility Award at the 2021 Idea of the Year Awards.
His Excellency Saif Humaid Al Falasi, CEO of ENOC Group, said: “We are delighted with the awards and accolades we have received so far for ENOC’s Service Station of the Future, which currently serves the logistics needs of Expo 2020 Dubai. The service station showcases our commitment to sustainability, innovation and design in the nation’s energy sector, demonstrating our continued support to help the nation realize its long-term vision.
The gas station of the future, which was inaugurated at the Expo 2020 site in Dubai in February last year, has also been awarded LEED platinum certification – an internationally recognized building certification system by the US Green Building Council – making it the world’s first platinum-certified station.
ENOC’s sustainable and architecturally unique resort, fashioned in the shape of the UAE’s national tree, the ghaf, draws inspiration from the country’s rich heritage and traditions. A true innovation in the retail sale of fuel, it is also the first station in the region to integrate a wind turbine into the network for the production of electricity and carbon fiber in the construction of its canopy. It includes in-station digital signage consisting of 12 million LED chips that illuminate on-site digital displays in addition to other features such as electric vehicle chargers and multimedia interactive advanced dispensers.
The Service Station of the Future currently serves the entire Expo 2020 fleet and is expected to serve District 2020 members of the public, as part of Expo’s long-lasting and enduring legacy after its doors close. in March.