Still time to recognise industry talent

Organisers of a prestigious industry awards event have said it’s still not too late to recognise industry talent.

Nominations for the prestigious Oil & Gas UK 2017 annual awards, sponsored by Shell U.K. Limited, will close on the afternoon of Friday 11 August.

A key event in the upstream industry calendar, Aberdeen’s Exhibition and Conference Centre is the venue for the November 2 awards, which are expected to attract interest from key energy hubs around the UK.

Oil & Gas UK Business Excellence Director Stephen Marcos Jones said: “Our industry is driven by the talent and expertise of its people. There is still time to put forward your nomination and shine a light on the individuals or companies you believe champion good practice.”

Nominations are open in the following categories:

• Apprentice of the Year – sponsored by OPITO

• Graduate of the Year – sponsored by ECITB

• Mentor of the Year• Diversity and Inclusiveness

• Business Innovation (SME and Large Enterprise)

• Workforce Engagement (SME and Large Enterprise)

• MER UK Award – sponsored by Oil and Gas Authority

• Ultimate Gold Award – in association with the Press and Journal

Find out more information on the categories and how to nominate here.


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Issued by the Communications Team, Oil & Gas UK.

Contact Natalie Coupar 01224 577343 /

Oil & Gas UK is the leading representative organisation for the UK offshore oil and gas industry. Its membership comprises oil and gas producers and contractor companies.

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