Qatargas 4 (QG4), a fully integrated liquefied natural gas (LNG) project, was honored by Shell Qatar with the ‘Reliable Asset Award’ for its outstanding performance on safety, reliability and production for 2020 and early 2021 despite the challenges posed by the pandemic.
The award was presented by Mr. Hasan Abunada, Shell Qatar Vice President (QG4) to Mr. Ahmad Hassan al-Sulaiti, Asset Manager at QG3&4, in the presence of Mr. Ahmad Helal al-Mohannadi, Chief Onshore and Operations Support Officer, Mr. Khalifa Ahmed al-Sulaiti, Chief HSEQ Officer, and Mr. Ahmad Ashkanani, Onshore Operations Manager.
The Reliable Asset Award by Shell, Anglo-Dutch multinational oil and gas company, is given on the basis of three main criteria, which include, Goal Zero in Process and Personal Safety, Production ahead of plan and top quartile unplanned downtime.
Presenting the award, Mr. Abunada said, “The excellent performance of QG4 in 2020 and the very good start of 2021 put QG4 at the top of Shell assets worldwide. As such, this has been recognized by Shell Executive Vice President-Asset Management Excellence, Mr. Bart Van de Leemput. This achievement is the product of the constant attention to details and high commitment of the QG4 management and team.”
“This recognition from Shell underscores the commitment we make and keep as a company towards maintaining premier performance and ensuring quality in everything we do. In our quest to provide quality LNG and other hydrocarbon products to the global market, we proudly and safely operate and maintain our facilities to premier standard,” Mr. Mohannadi added.
Qatargas, the world’s largest liquefied natural gas company, cares for and values people and process safety above all else and demonstrates it in the company’s commitments and actions by providing a safe culture among the people. This focus on quality to innovate, optimize business and financial performance help enhance plant reliability on a long-term basis. Through management excellence, Qatargas pays particular attention to maintenance and safety as well as environmental protection.