Posted on June 28, 2019

Ras Girtas Power Company (RGPC) has won the Electricity Industry Sector Award for the second year running in a ceremony hosted by the renowned RoSPA (Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents). It is the longest-running industry awards scheme in the UK. 

The RoSPA Awards scheme, which receives entries from organisations around the world, recognises achievements in health and safety management systems, including practices such as leadership and workforce involvement. Competitive awards go to the best entries in 24 industry sectors including construction, healthcare, transport and logistics, engineering, manufacturing and education. Chairman of the Board of Directors of RGPC Mohamed Nasser al-Hajri expressed his thanks and appreciation to the company staff, contractors, and subcontractors for their continued dedication and hard work. 

He added that winning the RoSPA Award in the competitive category for second time reflects how important health, safety and well-being are to us. It continues to be our number one priority and we are totally committed to meeting the highest standards possible, for our employees and businesses. RGPC CEO Abdul Majeed al-Reyahi received this award from RoSPA Vice President Baroness Jolly. Al-Reyahi said he was extremely proud to win this world-renowned safety accolade in the competitive category for a second time. 

Ras Girtas Power Company plant is located in Ras Laffan Industrial City in Qatar. This plant has installed capacity of 2730MW net power dispatch and 63 MIGD potable water dispatch. Recently, RGPC has completed more than 14mn man-hours and nine years of operations without any lost time injury for employees and contractors.