MARCH 10 2017, MOIG participated to the third ESC HSSE 2017

MOIG Director was invited to the second and third Steering Committee Meetings held in the Grand Hotel in Tunis-Tunisia to discuss the final version of the programme of Health, Safety, Security and Environment Conference HSSE 2017 scheduled to be held from 24 to 26 April 2016 in Ramada Plaza Hotel-Gammarth in Tunis-Tunisia. MOIG presented its extensive experience in organizing major events. More than 150 participants from the active Oil and Gas Industry in Tunisia, National Agency of Environment Protection, Work Safety and Health Institute, Engineering Firms, Services Providers, National and International consultants, experts, academics are expected to participate to this conference to discuss many topics related to Health Safety, Security, Environment and Corporate Social Responsibility. The MOIG Director was designated by the HSSE 2017 Steering Committee to chair and animate the plenary session N°9 related to Testimony and Exchange of Good Practices in Health, Safety, Security and Environment. The MOIG Management Committee Members would like to thank the HSSE 2017 Steering Committee for its confidence in MOIG.

Mar 11 2017

MARCH 27-30 2017 : IEMS UK Visited Tunisia

As a part of International Environmental Marine and Services (IEMS UK) visit to Tunisia, several meetings were performed between the MOIG Director, Captain Richard Byrbnes, Chief Executive Officer, Mr George Weir, People Development Manager, Captain Ashraf Khela, Regional Training Manager and MOIG members (ETAP, Dragon Oil, Shell Upstream Tunisia, APO, TPS, PA RESOURCES, MARETAP, ECUMED, NUMHYD, ENI Tunisia, STIR, Medco Energi and SNPD).

IEMS provided technical support to Tunisian members through the MOIG in Tier 1 and Tier 2 Oil Spill Response exercises over the last years, the CEO of IEMS was formerly the Chairman of MOIG where he representated a regional oil state company.

During the meetings IEMS-UK representatives re-affirmed the company’s commitment towards the support of local and national capacity building in regards to oil spill preparedness and response. IEMS-UK has a vast array of oil and gas, maritime and training experts, the company provides consultancy and training as highlighting on the companies Website:  and in the IEMS-UK 2017 Training Directory :

We would like to thank the MOIG for the cooperation and support during the visit, we at IEMS firmly believe that Tunisia is ideally located to service the environmental protection needs beyond its own coastline and neighboring countries in the Mediterranean region. George Weir - IEMS UK Training and Development Manager.

During the visit MOIG was able to further promote the forthcoming Regional Workshop and Skhira Oil Spill Response Exercise scheduled to be held in Sfax city and TRAPSA Terminal in the first half of October 2017.

Apr 01 2017