20 November 2014, Published by United Safety
United Safety supports the increase of health and safety initiatives in Iraq and works to add value and offer practical advice to operators and oilfield services companies.
“Conditions in Iraq cause high operational costs so any idea or product that reduces project time is welcome,” says Mike Gilbert, United Safety’s Vice President for Middle East/Asia in an interview for The Oil & Gas Year’s Iraq 2014 publication.
Recently, the company completed a turnaround and shutdown safety service for a customer in Iraq, providing safety watch, quality control personnel and high angle rescue teams and the planning of confined space entry and rescue. Continue Reading
27 August 2014, Published by United Safety
New learning methods for the new generation of Oil and Gas workers at APDT conference
The tenth biennial International Association of Drilling Contractors (IADC) and the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) Asia Pacific Drilling Technology Conference (APDT) will be held 25-27 August 2014 in Bangkok, Thailand under the theme “Driving Sustainable Growth Through Technology and Innovation”. Continue Reading
05 September 2013, Published by United Safety
An expanding global workforce can be a daunting task especially during project transition periods. As a leader in providing safety solutions to the oil and gas industry, United Safety has executed projects across the globe and has managed numerous challenges arising out of multicultural differences.
From language barriers to cultural differences, interdependencies and unforeseen changes to size and mode of operation, we draw from our experiences to answer the question – can multicultural differences hinder excellence in safety? Continue Reading