London, UK,
28
July
2016
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08:00
Europe/London

Amec Foster Wheeler wins four Workplace Safety and Health Awards in Singapore

Newsfacts:
  • Three awards for Safety and Health Recognition in projects
  • Gold Performance Award for the second year running

Amec Foster Wheeler announces today that its Singapore office has received three Safety and Health Award Recognition for Projects (SHARP) awards and a Gold Performance Award at the Workplace Safety and Health (WSH) Awards ceremony held in Singapore on 27 July.

The three SHARP accolades are for outstanding safety performance on the Afton Lion Project, the ExxonMobil SBA (Aurora/EOS) Off-Plot Project and the Chevron Oronite Carboxylate Project.

For the second year running Amec Foster Wheeler has also received the Gold Performance Award, which recognises companies or organisations that have performed well in the implementation of sound safety and health management systems.

Congratulations to the Singapore teams for receiving these four awards which recognise the impressive safety culture embedded within our project sites and positive behaviours displayed by our project teams. Well done to all for your on-going commitment to safety and let’s continue the great work.
Eoin Quirke, Amec Foster Wheeler's President, Asia Pacific

SHARPs are awarded to recognise projects or worksites that have superb safety and health performance and workplace safety and health management systems. The WSH Awards ceremony is an annual initiative organised by the Singapore Workplace Safety and Health Council in collaboration with the Ministry of Manpower. Commencing in 2007, the WSH Awards recognise companies that have achieved excellent safety and health performance through sound and effective management in their workplaces.

 

Notes to editors

Amec Foster Wheeler (www.amecfw.com) designs, delivers and maintains strategic and complex assets for its customers across the global energy and related sectors.

 

Employing around 40,000 people in more than 55 countries and with 2015 revenues of £5.5 billion, the company operates across the oil and gas industry – from production through to refining, processing and distribution of derivative products – and in the mining, clean energy, power generation, pharma, environment and infrastructure markets.

 

Amec Foster Wheeler offers full life-cycle services to offshore and onshore oil and gas projects (conventional and unconventional, upstream, midstream and downstream) for greenfield, brownfield and asset support projects, plus leading refining technology.

 

Amec Foster Wheeler shares are publicly traded on the London Stock Exchange and its American Depositary Shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange. Both trade under the ticker AMFW.

 

 

Amec Foster Wheeler in Singapore
Singapore is Amec Foster Wheeler’s regional headquarters for South East Asia covering Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia, Brunei and Vietnam with a total workforce of over 2000 people.

 

Amec Foster Wheeler in Singapore has been designing and constructing industrial facilities since 1974. A fully fledged multi-disciplinary engineering office, Amec Foster Wheeler is currently one of the largest process plant contractors in the region, providing process design, detailed engineering and construction services.

 

 

 

Forward-Looking Statements

 

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