On May 24, 2017, a high-ranking delegation from the client and management from ZPEB Saudi subsidiary attended the award ceremony to mark Rig SINO-18’s 11th anniversary of LTI (Lost Time Incident) free.
At 11 a.m., the rig foreman made an opening speech after giving visitors an on-site safe training. The rig safety officer then introduced the achievement of Rig SINO-18 during the past years. Mr. Cheng Xianbin, deputy general manager of ZPEB Saudi Subsidiary, congratulated SINO-18 on its excellent performance and thanked the client for its continued assistance and support to ZPEB Saudi Subsidiary. Exploration department manager also sang praise for SINO-18’s good performance both in safety and operation over the past 8 years and expected rig crew to make persistent efforts and achieve more in the future.
General Manager of Drilling and Workover Department said SINO-18 had made great progress in HSE management and achieved good results in key performance indicators (KPIs) and quarterly rig evaluation. A milestone safety award was given to Rig SINO-18 in recognition of achieving 11-year LTI free.
An Arabic style lunch was shared among rig crew after the ceremony.
So far, Rig SINO-18 has been operating safely in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia for 4048 successive days.