Byco wins 16th Annual Environment Excellence Award 2019
Byco Petroleum Pakistan Limited has won the Environment Excellence Award at the 16th Annual Environment Excellence Awards held at a local hotel in Karachi. The Chief Guest at the occasion was Chief Secretary Sindh Mr. Mumtaz Ali Shah, who presented the Environment Excellence award to Mr. Mudassir Qadeer, GM Petroleum Marketing at Byco.
The National Forum for Environment & Health visited Byco’s supported Urban Forest and other facilities and reviewed the company’s environment and health practices and procedures. After their assessment and thorough examination, Byco was chosen as a special winner of this award for meeting local and international standards of Environment Protection and Health Practices. Byco’s deployment and support of Urban Forest also was cited as a key factor in Byco’s winning of the Environment Excellence Award.
Mr. Azfar Saeed Baig, Byco’s Vice President, AHR, said on the occasion: “This award is a testament to Byco placing the highest priority on Environment and Health at all our facilities. We are proud to have won this award. Byco is compliant with all relevant national and international environment and health protocols and procedures at all of our installations across Pakistan.”
About Byco: Byco Petroleum Pakistan Limited (BPPL) is one of Pakistan’s leading energy firms, engaged in the businesses of oil refining, petroleum marketing, and petroleum logistics. Byco’s mission is to meet the nation’s energy needs in Pakistan and beyond. The Company manufactures a wide range of petroleum products with a vision to achieve sustainable productivity and profitability while upholding high environmental, health and safety standards.
Byco is Pakistan’s largest oil refiner by design capacity, and is the nation’s only firm having a dedicated Single Point Mooring (SPM). Byco’s SPM is the only floating liquid port in the country, and the company employs a round-the-clock crew dedicated for the safety and security of the buoy and vessels in and around the SPM’s anchorage area. The SPM is Pakistan’s only terminal having a Tier 3 oil spill response membership.
Byco refines crude oil into various marketable components including Liquefied Petroleum Gas, Light Naphtha, Heavy Naphtha, High Octane Blending Component, Motor Gasoline, Kerosene, Jet Fuels, High Speed Diesel and Furnace Oil. Byco is proud to have the largest capacity crude oil storage tanks in the country. Byco’s marketing network supports retail outlets in more than 80 cities all over Pakistan and is an emerging player in Pakistan’s oil marketing sector. Byco’s diverse and highly skilled workforce consists of approximately 900 dedicated employees across the firm’s divisions.