LIQUID GAS SERVICES LTD (LGS)
… were awarded the July Safety Award at Newmont Waihi Gold in July 2013. LGS was carrying out scheduled maintenance that involved a 10 Year Internal Re Valve of both 20 Tonne LPG vessels onsite.
The maintenance involved erecting scaffolding & transferring LP Gas by mobile compressor, then purging the LPG vessel with nitrogen to achieve an atmosphere suitable for a person to carry out an internal confined space entry and internal inspection of the vessels. LGS was awarded the safety award for diligence towards procedures and paperwork.