This week saw the official opening of the new centre, situated across the road of Aibel’s yard in Thailand. The guests were given a tour of the building, which will play an important role in maintaining all employees to conduct their work in accordance with the applicable safety standards.
Wide spectre of disciplines
A spacious classroom and seven discipline training rooms are some of the features of the new centre. Behind the building, a structure has been installed to offer training in rigging and prevention of falling objects.
Training from start
HSSE Manager in Thailand, Eirik Mork Knudsen, tells that the new safety centre is an important step towards achieving Aibel’s long-term target of zero injuries and incidents.
“By spending more time on training from the time employees start working for us, we want to ensure that everyone knows the correct tools and which work methods to use, that they are familiar with the risks related to the work – and not least how to handle them,” he says.
Facts about the centre
A 572 square meter facility comprising reception, classroom and seven discipline training rooms: Piping and structure (including hydro blasting), mechanical, EIT, rigging, insulation, surface treatment and sand blasting.
The centre is managed by Banlu Boonharn, Training Coordinator.
Published 11 March 2016