Excellence Awards

The APPEA Environment and Safety Excellence Awards, an annual celebration of the Australian oil and gas industry’s commitment to leading environmental and safety practices, is now calling for submissions from members. The Awards will return next year as part of the annual APPEA Conference and Exhibitionto be held in Brisbane from 16–19 May 2022. 

The Awards highlight the exemplary work being done by APPEA members across four categories. These categories include: Company Environment Excellence; Company Safety Excellence; Project Environment Excellence; and Project Safety Excellence. 

You can find out more about the winners of the 2021 APPEA Environment and Safety Excellence Awards below.

View Excellence Awards Submission Guide

 

2021 APPEA Environment and Safety Excellence Award winners:

Environment Project Excellence Award

Winner: Santos – North West Shoals-to-Shore Research Program

Brett Darley, Santos Chief Operating Officer Upstream (L) with APPEA Chief Executive Andrew McConville.

Safety Project Excellence Award

Winner:  Chevron Australia – Near point of care COVID-19 testing

Kory Judd, Chevron Operations Manager (L) and Chief Medical Officer Dr Max Hills.

Environment Company Excellence Award

Winner:  Santos

Brett Darley, Santos Chief Operating Officer Upstream (L) with APPEA Chief Executive Andrew McConville.

Safety Company Excellence Award

Winner:  Arrow Energy – Achieving ‘Target Zero’

Arrow Energy VP Health Safety and Environment Michelle Zaunbrecher.

See full details here.


Full members are expected to showcase a range of initiatives, from the previous calendar year, based on their level of resourcing and should generally nominate for company awards.

Award category nominees will be invited to present their submissions to their peers in a facilitated APPEA Connect style event, with Award winners announced at the APPEA AGM  in Perth in November.

Terms and conditions:

  • The Excellence Awards are open to all APPEA members.
    • Full members are expected to showcase a range of initiatives, from the previous calendar year, based on their level of resourcing and should generally nominate for company awards.
    • Associate members are encouraged to apply for project awards, whereby innovative approaches have been employed to support full members field operations.
  • Submissions should focus on recent performance, projects and initiatives from the previous calendar year.
  • Submissions must be emailed to hseawards@appea.com.au