10 Nov 2016

Sembcorp Marine wins 2016 Outstanding Health, Safety, Security & Environment Performance Award from Shell

Singapore, November 10, 2016: For the second year running, Sembcorp Marine has received the Outstanding Health, Safety, Security and Environment (HSSE) Performance Award from its major customer, Shell Shipping & Maritime.

This “Best of the Best” award from Shell recognises Sembcorp Marine’s Admiralty Yard for its excellent performance in HSSE practices while supporting Shell’s shipping and maritime activities in the 2015-2016 period.

Commending Sembcorp Marine’s success, Capt. David Taylor, General Manager of Ship Management for Shell Shipping & Maritime, said: “In the past year, we had dry-docked and repaired three LNG carriers at the Sembcorp Marine Admiralty Yard, where the services were all delivered to high HSSE standards. We are confident that Sembcorp Marine will consistently achieve exemplary HSSE practices and we look forward to further engaging with the company regarding our future dry-docking needs in Asia.”

Sembcorp Marine Chief Operating Officer Mr Ong Poh Kwee said: “We are delighted to receive this prestigious award two years in a row. It is an immense source of pride for us and we share the recognition with our employees and contractors.”

Mr Ong added: “The award highlights our strong commitment to HSSE, which has resulted in our employees and contractors embracing a high standard of HSSE in their daily work. Achieving such a standard is also made possible by the long-term collaborative relationships we enjoy with our alliance partners and business partners like Shell. With their support, we are encouraged to continuously improve the HSSE performance in our yard operations.”


About Sembcorp Marine

Sembcorp Marine provides innovative engineering solutions to the global offshore and marine industry, drawing upon more than 50 years of track record. Our customers include major oil companies, drilling contractors, shipping companies as well as owners and operators of floating production units. We focus on four key capabilities, namely, Rigs & Floaters; Repairs & Upgrades; Offshore Platforms; and Specialised Shipbuilding.

We operate shipyards strategically located in Singapore, India, Indonesia, the United Kingdom and Brazil.

Discover more at www.sembmarine.com.

About Sembcorp Marine Admiralty Yard

Sembcorp Marine Admiralty Yard, located in the northern part of Singapore, has over four decades of reputation for excellence in ship repairs, upgrades and ship conversions.  With more than 4km of naturally deep and sheltered berths, comprehensive facilities and a skilled workforce, Sembcorp Marine Admiralty Yard is equipped to execute and complete time-sensitive and sophisticated projects.   

Besides its proven expertise in the tanker, chemical/product tanker, bulk carrier and container/cargo vessel sectors, Sembcorp Marine Admiralty Yard is an internationally recognised specialist in passenger ship conversion and upgrading; LNG carrier repair and life extension; LPG and navy ship repair; FPSO / FSO upgrading and conversion; offshore conversion; as well as newbuilding construction and complex lengthening/conversion works.


Notes to Editors

The full citation on Sembcorp Marine’s Outstanding HSSE Performance Award from Shell Shipping & Maritime is as follows:

The winner of this award is a well-recognised ship repair facility in the world. It has prided itself on being one of the leading repair yards for LNG carriers in particular.

This award recognises Sembcorp Marine Admiralty Shipyard for the following noteworthy achievements:

(a) Strong participation in HSSE at all levels of leadership from senior leaders, workforce and contactors;

(b) Continuous communication and learnings from its workforce, alliance and preferred partners and vessel staff;

(c) Practical leadership walking the talk;

(d) Continuous learning culture for all, including contractors;

(e) Production and HSE joint incident investigation with clear accountability for improvements;

(f) Positive impact of HSSE culture to Shipyard and achieving historical best HSSE performance indicators and garnering National Level recognitions.

Capt. David Taylor
General Manager (Ship Management)
Shell International Trading & Shipping Company Ltd

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For further information, please contact:

Adryl Leong
Executive, Corporate Communications
Tel No: +65 6262 8345
Email: adryl.leong@sembmarine.com