The Sui Northern Gas Pipelines Limited (SNGPL) Islamabad Region has advised its consumers to use energy-efficient gas appliances, which will not only help curtail their utility bills but also avoid wastage.
Addressing an annual event of the company’s Health, Safety & Environment (HSE) department, General Manager SNGPL Mohammad Zahoor underlined the need for installing good quality appliances to ensure conservation and prevent gas leakage incidents.
He said the department is playing a key role in providing international standard services to the gas consumers, for which the company spent massive funds on capacity building for the staff.
The GM said the HSE in different localities of the region including Islamabad, Murree, Kahuta, Kallar Syedan, Taxila, Wah, Attock, and Fateh Jang have improved the efficiency of the staff to ensure safety and avoid possible tragedies.
The safety measures introduced by the company have placed its distribution network in the list of international standard companies, enjoying good repute in this field. Due to the excellent command and control system, the staff of both technical and non-technical fields ensure strict compliance with health safety and environment rules.
With the best strategy and tireless efforts, the GM said, the company had not only acquainted its staff with global-level health, safety and environment rules, but also rejuvenated the spirit of consumers about appropriate usage of energy and its conservation through extensive awareness.
He said that SNGPL took a number of measures like arranging health safety week and different awareness sessions that helped bring positive behavioral changes in its staff, especially with regards to improving their skills under a conducive environment.
Zahoor asked the representatives of the employees union to play their due role in the enforcement of the HSE policies in the department for improved efficiency. Meanwhile, General Manager SNGPL Mohammad Zahoor on Monday inaugurated a tree plantation campaign by planting a pine sapling at the regional office here.