WASHINGTON, DC – The National Ocean Industries Association (NOIA) has announced that TechnipFMC and Aker Solutions are the winners of the 2022 NOIA Safety in Seas Awards competition. TechnipFMC is the 2022 NOIA Safety in Seas Culture of Safety Award winner and Aker Solutions is recognized for the 2022 NOIA Safety in Seas Safety Practice award.
The Culture of Safety Award honors overall organizational immersion in and commitment to safety, which has resulted in remarkable, measurable, and sustained safety performance over a prolonged period of time. The Safety Practice Award recognizes specific technologies, approaches, methods, or projects with direct and demonstrable impacts on improving safety.
NOIA President Erik Milito congratulated TechnipFMC and Aker Solutions, saying, “Globally, the need for reliable, safe, and affordable energy is at an all-time high. The US offshore region is a premier source of energy because our companies are dedicated to continuous innovation and ever improving safety. TechnipFMC and Aker Solutions exemplify the industry’s dedication and relentless innovation in constantly finding new ways to keep workers and the environment safe that makes the American offshore energy industry so special. The Safety in Seas awards are very competitive with many companies demonstrating highly advanced safety practices and safety cultures. We thank all the applicants, who represent almost every industry segment, for playing a strong role in the continuous advancement of safety in offshore operations.”