RasGas unit posts safety milestone

April 14, 2014 - 12:57:00 am
The Shorebase team.

Doha: The Offshore Support team (Shorebase) of the Offshore Asset Department of RasGas Company Ltd recently celebrated the completion of a Safety Milestone of 17 years without a Lost Time Incident and 13 years without a Recordable Incident. 

Congratulating the Offshore Asset team at Shorebase for its unparalleled safety achievement, Hamad Rashid Al Mohannadi, RasGas Chief Executive Officer said that the achievement is the result of giving primary importance to safety in all our work.

“As a world-class global energy supplier striving for excellence, these safety records demonstrate our commitment to excellence in every aspect of our operations. I am very proud that implementing safe work behaviours is an ongoing focus in RasGas,” he said, addressing a special ceremony held at Al Waha Club, Al Khor to mark the occasion. 

“This has been made possible through continuous commitment in following RasGas’ safety strategies, systems and processes in daily work,” said Al Mohannadi.

“RasGas is indeed a trendsetter in safety. It has demonstrated that our ultimate goal of an incident-free workplace is achievable,” said Atef Al Mohsin, Offshore Asset Manager. 

Putting the achievement in perspective, Faisel Al Hajri, Emergency Management Systems Manager said, “When you substantiate the numbers associated with the achievement, a successful 17 years Lost Time Incident-Free and 13 years without a recordable incident is approximately 6,200 days of safe work, which adds up to an achievement of almost 9 million man hours without lost time injury – that is a truly outstanding safety performance.”

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