05 November 2014

PTTGC Branch No.2 received Certificate in BCMs under ISO: 22301:2012

Mr. Suvit Tinnachote, EVP-Group Performance Center Olefins, and Mr. Pairote Utaisup, SVP- Polymers Business Unit, PTT Global Chemical Public Company Limited, represented PTTGC in the receiving of Certificate in Business Continuity Management system (BMCs) under ISO 22301:2012 for Olefins and High Density Polyethylene (HDPE) plants in PTTGC Branch No.2's Olefins plants I-1. The certificate was given by Mrs. Punnee Angsusingha, President of Management System Certification Institute (Thailand) on November 5th, 2014 at Board Meeting Room, 14th Floor, Energy Complex, Building A. PTTGC Branch No.2's Olefins plants I-1 was the first petrochemical plant to be certified by MASCI, with HDPE plant being the 7th and Olefins plant being the 8th plant whose BCMs were certified by MASCI.

"Business Continuity Management System or BCMs" is vital in the preparation for incidences that can happen at any time. Applying BCMs helps improve coordination, form proper response to the situation, effectively speed up recovery, and better resume operation continuity. PTTGC's executives see the importance of BCMs, and, therefore, started to apply BCMs at Olefins plant and HDPE plant in PTTGC Branch No.2's Olefins plants I-1 for the first time in PTTGC Group.