Press Releases

January 2018

Petrojam Limited officially opened its new Administrative Office building at its Freeport Montego Bay location on January 9. The building was named the Howard Powell Building, in honour of a late employee who was integral to Petrojam operations in western Jamaica,  since its inception in 1996.

Speaking at the Opening Ceremony, Minister of Science, Energy and Technology (MSET), Dr. the Hon. Andrew Wheatley said that the opening of the new building at the beginning of the New Year was timely, as he sees better prospects for Petrojam in 2018 and beyond.

Kingston, Jamaica - August 17, 2017- Over 200 students have benefited from Petrojam Limited’s Annual twelve-week Summer Employment Programme, which ended August 25. The programme which started on June 5 provided secondary and tertiary level students, ages 16 to 25 years, provided solid work experiences in a number of disciplines including Engineering, Safety, Logistics, Marketing, Accounting, Legal Services and Human Resources.

Petrojam recently announced its 2017 Grade Six Achievement Test (GSAT) Scholars at a Luncheon held Thursday, July 28 at the Terra Nova Hotel, under the theme “Building Future Leaders.” The 2017 scholars are Mekhi Richards and Kawiona Young of St Andrew Primary, Ricardo Monroe and Jody Ann Treleven of Greenwich Town All Age School.

Principal of Greenwich All-Age, Brian Guscott has lauded Petrojam Limited’s recent Labour Day Activity at the institution, noting the timeliness of the intervention and the positive impact it will have on the students’ learning environment.

“I am very pleased and appreciative of the effort that Petrojam has put in to support us as an institution and we look forward to having the students returning into this clean, refreshing learning environment,” Mr. Guscott noted.