The inaugural EGYPS HSE Excellence in Energy Award recognises outstanding projects/case studies/strategies in health, safety or environmental protection (including environmental efforts of corporate social responsibility programmes) across all parts of the oil and gas value chain.

The Award is open to NOCs, IOCs, EPC contractors, service providers, OEMs, technology and solution providers, and any other companies, whose HSE initiatives have had a substantial impact in Egypt, North Africa and/or the Mediterranean.

The EGYPS HSE Excellence in Energy Award is led by a high-level Regional Select Jury that will review, grade, and select shortlisted finalists through an unbiased evaluation process.


Shortlisted Finalist Entry

Solid waste management
pilot project

How company-wide environmental policy and strategic direction can contribute towards the impact and influence of sustainable development

Shortlisted Finalist Entry

HSE challenges of working in
a mature field

Overcoming challenges and showcasing how small HSE actions when combined, can play a big role in well-functioning, working communities with safe working conditions

Shortlisted Finalist Entry

HSE interactive 3D training
How technology simulated training can replace traditional techniques to improve overall training efficiency and effectiveness through the power of real applications

Regional Select Jury


Submission eligibility criteria

  • Entries can be submitted by companies active in the oil and gas industry, and having had an HSE footprint in Egypt, Africa and/or the Mediterranean regions

  • One person or one company are welcome to submit multiple entries, if they have multiple HSE projects

  • Please do not submit entry for the same project more than once. If an entry is submitted multiple times, the most recent entry will be considered with previous entries being deleted.

  • If more than one company are working together on the same HSE project, they should decide between themselves who will submit the entry. If multiple entries on the same project from different companies are received, the Jury will decide which entry will remain and which one will be discarded

  • All entries should be submitted in written English. Any entry submitted in a different language will not be considered

  • There are no fees to submit entries

Supporting documentation

Your entries should include the following information:

  • Executive summary

  • Explanation of measurable impact

  • Explanation of implementation

  • Explanation of innovation

  • Explanation of why you believe you/your company deserves the Award

In addition, you are welcome to submit the following:

  • Recommendation letters from business stakeholders, and/or clients supporting the success of the HSE initiative

  • Publication editorials highlighting the company’s HSE initiatives

  • Evidence of other industry awards/recognition received, if any

Regional Select Jury evaluation criteria

Measurable impact

Measurable impact of an HSE project or strategy on organisational, financial and/or environment level. For example, reduced number of incidents, achieving zero fatality or reduced emissions due to the use of available processes or innovative technology.


Implementation of the project, initiative or strategy. Submissions should demonstrate that delivery of the project/strategy was lean and agile in terms of planning and/or the use of resources and technologies. Outline the scope of work, challenges faced and how they were tackled.

Innovation and originality

Innovation and originality. Submissions should explain what is new and or/original about their HSE project, for example a technology they used was never used for HSE purposes before or it is the first time this kind of project was implemented in the region/globally etc.


All information submitted as part of the Award submission process will remain confidential, and will only be shared with the Regional Select Jury for the evaluation of entries. Information submitted will not be released to the public.


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