Port Services & Agency
Safety course and focus on education
Blue Water has won Dong Energy’s Safe Away award. Each year, the prize is awarded to a supplier making a special effort within safety
From left Søren Messmann, General Manager Port Services Esbjerg, Bent Strigler Mikkelsen, Terminal assistent Port Services Esbjerg (both from Blue Water), Dann Lockdahl, Offshore Base Manager and Keld Fjord, Operational Safety Manager QHSE (both from Dong Energy).
Dong Energy’s Safe Away prize-giving was held at Esbjerg Conference Hotel where several suppliers were gathered for a feature day focusing on safety and health. The nominated companies were evaluated on proactive and preventive initiatives as well as results.
“You are awarded the prize because you have developed positively throughout the year – at management level as well as on the quay. You have achieved great results and shown active and visible safety management. You have introduced further safety checks of containers and lifting equipment. In short, you have shown a strong will to develop your safety work”, said Kjeld Fjord, Operational Safety Manager at Dong Energy.
Blue Water sees the prize as a good result on intensive safety work.
“We have worked proactively with Dong Energy on improving the terminal and stevedoring activities in the port of Esbjerg and we have all approached this task with determination. We are proud to have been awarded this prize”, says Søren Messmann, General Manager Port Services at Blue Water.