Links magazine is BG Group’s magazine produced every three months for our employees, contractors and external stakeholders. Links magazines reports on key events from across our business, including industry issues, our strategy and people stories from across the BG Group world.
First Quarter 2013
Focused delivery under the
new Chief Executive
Online highlights from the First Quarter edition include:
- Asset visits bring engagement
New Chief Executive listens to internal and external stakeholders
- Well Engineering Academy - Cementing partnerships for the future
It takes more than words to make a partnership
- Focus on Safety
QGC’s Australian approach to safety culture
Fourth Quarter 2012
- 2012 Progress edition
Online highlights from the Fourth Quarter edition include:
- Plotting our progress - The path taken and the road ahead
Delivery is the drumbeat over the next few years as BG Group enters the next phase of our growth.
- STEM Education - Promoting a pipeline of talent
BG Group and educational partners unite to inspire the next generation of engineers and scientists.
Third Quarter 2012
Online highlights from the Third Quarter edition include:
- Q&A with Andrew Gould, Chairman
- The secrets of our success
Over the last 15 years, BG Group has made 15 giant discoveries, each of more than 500 million barrels of oil equivalent (boe). Malcolm Brown, Senior Vice President for Exploration, explains why this level of achievement is down to so much more than luck.
- CAMS - A competent workforce is a safer workforce
BG Group’s Global Competence Assurance Management System (CAMS) is moving forward in 11 assets. Almost 50,000 competence assurance assessments have been carried out to date. These assessments are a quality control ‘health check’ system to assure all operations personnel doing Safety Critical Tasks (SCT) can perform them competently.
- Dragon gains acceptance
Through outreach and hard work, Dragon LNG settles into the community
- Safety at sea – five BG Group vessels earn honours
The Chamber of Shipping of America recently recognised BG Group’s commitment to safety by presenting five of its LNG vessels with 2012 Jones F. Devlin Awards during a ceremony in New Orleans, La.
- UK teams step up to the BG Energy Challenge
With many miles of mud and mental challenges ahead, it’s a case of “wear whatever colour you like, it’ll be brown by the time you reach the finish,” so said Channel 4 host Graham Bell of the BG Energy Challenge – UK.
Second Quarter 2012
Online highlights from the Second Quarter edition include:
- BG Norge sets the record for subsea development – while putting safety first
The start-up from the Gaupe field in the Norwegian North Sea – BG Group’s first production from the Norwegian Continental Shelf – is a remarkable success story in many ways. The project moved from discovery to production in under four years and gained approval from the government in just six weeks, both record breakers at the time in Norway.
- Rowan Gorilla VI becomes top quartile safety culture in 60 days using TQF and One Team OICC
A remarkable transformation in the safety record of one of UK Upstream’s North Sea drilling rigs demonstrates the value of adopting best practice when working closely with contractors.
- GEMS adds sparkle to global trading
Matt Schatzman explains how bringing together energy marketing and shipping builds upon the success of the team, which generates nearly a third of BG Group’s earnings..
First Quarter 2012
Online highlights from the April edition include:
- Group Technology
A transformative vision puts technological innovation at the heart of the Group’s ambitions
BG Group enters another new country in East Africa
How our graduates are carving a bright future
- Links Q&A
Exploration geologist Lucy Ramsey on the challenges and rewards at the front line of the gas industry
- Major Hazards Awareness
Raising Hazard Awareness across our global business