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Recognise an outstanding performer at the Oil & Gas UK Awards

6 July 2017

It’s time to recognise and celebrate industry’s inspirational people and companies as Oil & Gas UK invites nominations for its 2017 annual award ceremony, sponsored by Shell U.K. Limited.

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.

Deirdre Michie, Oil & Gas UK’s chief executive, said: “In the face of the longest global downturn this sector has ever experienced, our industry is demonstrating its resilience, determination and ability to restore competitiveness to the UK Continental Shelf.

“Our awards are a great opportunity to really shine a light on the outstanding people and companies and I’m sure we’ll all be impressed with what’s happening in our sector when the results are announced in November.”

Nominations have opened 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.

Sponsorship opportunities are available here:




Notes to Editors

Issued by the Communications Team, Oil & Gas UK. Contact Lucy Gordon on 01224 577331 or [email protected].

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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