Top honour for its safety on projects

Staff at an engineering company are celebrating after winning an oil and gas industry award for its investment in health and safety.

Fabricom Offshore Services Ltd, based on Quorum Business Park in Longbenton, was presented with the Talisman Sinopec Energy HSE Award in the Contractor of the Year for its HSE Performances.

The award recognises the company as one of the key contractors for demonstrating high levels of commitment in improving health and safety, environmental or operational integrity performance.

Alan Fairley, project manager, said “Great teamwork, commitment and dedication ensured that the Cantilever Module was safely designed, fabricated and installed without a single LTI.”

Chief executive Allan Cairns added: “This is a great achievement and I am very proud of the team working on the Godwin over Arbroath project.

“Safety is at the forefront of our business and to win this award is a great accomplishment.”