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  • World Environment Day at ONGC Videsh June 16, 2017 World Environment Day at ONGC Videsh World Environment Day was celebrated at ONGC Videsh under the aegis of United Nations Environment Programme on the theme ‘Connecting people to nature’, which implores to get outdoor into nature, to appreciate its beauty and its significance and to take forward the call to protect the Earth. Employees and families of ONGC Videsh participated with enthusiasm in various competitions. Awareness drive was carried out by HSE Group for one week on various topics related with Environment, which was well appreciated. Mr. Narendra K. Verma, MD & CEO through his message to employees asked their individual commitment to do their ...
  • Greater Nile Petroleum Operating Co. Ltd. celebrates World Environment Day June 8, 2017 Greater Nile Petroleum Operating Co. Ltd. celebrates World Environment Day GNPOC, being prudent operator, always remain in pursuit to take care of nature and do all possible efforts to protect the Earth. On occasion of World Environment Day 2017 tree plantation was carried out in Khartoum office and in field connecting with the theme ‘Connecting People to nature – in the city and on the land, from the poles to the equator’.  Management Committee led by Mr. Chen Huanlong, President carried plantation at GNPOC Tower, Khartoum. Mr. Shibaji Mukhopadhyay, Manager (F) and MC Member and Mr. Ashok Deshpande, HSE Manager participated in ...
  • Director (Operations) infuses fresh energy in San Cristobal Project, Venezuela May 11, 2017 Project San Cristobal, El –Tigre, Venezuela got a fresh infusion of energy when Mr. P. K. Rao, Director (Operations), recently visited the San Cristobal Project. There has been continuous decline in the production from the project due to decline in the reservoir pressure. Detailed reservoir studies had been carried out by the joint venture with active support of subsurface professionals of ONGC Videsh and Corporate Exploration Center of ONGC and a scheme of water injection named remediation plan was finalized for the field. Director (Operations), ONGC Videsh Chairing review meeting at El-Tigre However, the scheme was facing delays on account of resource ...
  • Highlights of Director Exploration’s visit to Beijing, China to attend 37th MECL Board Meeting May 4, 2017 Mr. Sudhir Sharma, Director Exploration – ONGC Videsh Limited, visited Beijing, China to attend 37th MECL Board Meeting as Director and Vice Chairman of MECL Board, held on 27th and 28th April 2017. The board meeting was attended by  Mr. DuanZhibin (SINOPEC) as  Chairman, Mr. Gong Jiuhe (SINOPEC) and Mr. Amit Bharti (ONGC Videsh) as other Directors of MECL Board and by officers of MECL. From Left to Right: Mr. Navneet Singh (Assistant Secretary), Mr. J.P Waghray (CTO), Mr. Zhao Xuan (COO), Mr. Amit Bharti (Director), Mr. Duan Zhibin (Director-Chairman), Mr. Sudhir Sharma (Director- Vice Chairman), Mr. Gong Jiuhe (Director),  Mr. Carlos ...
  • ‘Krechet’, world-class rig spuds first well in Odoptu field, Sakhalin 1 March 28, 2017 World-class rig ‘Krechet’ spudded its first well in Odoptu field in Sakhalin 1 Project recently. Mr. P K Rao, Director (Operations), ONGC Videsh congratulated the team for successful commissioning of yet another world class rig in the project, which is capable of drilling world record ERD wells. He acknowledged that the dedicated rig for the field will not only improve the management of the reserves from an operational perspective but also help control costs and execution strategy for future phases. Odoptu Stage 2 is a phased expansion of the existing Sakhalin Odoptu development, in shallow reservoir zones. The new land rig ...
  • National Safety Week– Eventful HSE activities at ONGC Videsh March 16, 2017 ONGC Videsh celebrated the National Safety Week from March 4th to 10th with great enthusiasm on the theme ‘Leadership in safety and health enhances business sustainability’ on the backdrop of getting QHSE re-certification for revised standards ISO 9001:2015, ISO 14001:2015 and OHSAS 18001:2007. On March 4th, Mr. Narendra K. Verma, MD & CEO through his message to employees asked their individual commitment to take care of their own safety, that of their colleagues, workers and contractors. Mr. P.K Rao, Director (Operations) and Mr. Sudhir Sharma, Director (Exploration) administered the Health & Safety pledge in Hindi and English respectively to the large gathering ...