From March 19 to 21 a specialized international exhibition and conference on industrial and environmental safety in oil and gas projects took place at Moscow’s Holiday Inn Lesnaya.
The event, which was aimed at sharing the experience and discussions on personal, industrial and environmental safety, had gathered top managers of large international and Russian companies, health and safety managers, tutors from leading professional institutions and representatives of the authorities.
Conference agenda included discussions among leading experts and companies on the following subjects:
- Streamlined cooperation between the authorities and operator companies in the course of an emergency;
- Response to oil spills;
- Barriers to implementation of environmental protection plans by the companies;
- Setting up the personnel training and development centres – experience, plans and strategies.
Abiroy, one of the event sponsors, exhibited their international qualification programs for production and HSE professionals including OPITO, NEBOSH, IOSH and STEP.