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华盛顿(华盛顿),3月15日2021年3月15日 - 美国石油研究所(API)签署了谅解备忘录(MOU),圭亚那石油和天然气信息,培训和政策倡导组织圭亚那总理组织。谅解备忘录建立了一个合作的框架,并使用API​​的最佳计划,以提高圭亚那能源部门的健康,安全,安全和环境保护。

“圭亚那正在迅速成为近海能源发展的领导者,今天的谅解备忘录是该国不断增长的能源产业的反映,”API段标准与服务副总统Alexa Burr说。“我们很荣幸能够加强圭亚那的本地厂商和供应商,并期待深化对安全,健康和可持续性问题的合作。”

Over the past two years, API and the Centre have identified opportunities for collaboration on training that supports local business and workforce development for the oil and natural gas industry and builds the technical capacity of Guyanese firms to compete in the sector.

“The Centre is excited to be taking the next steps in the phased development of Guyanese suppliers from base knowledge of the oil and gas sector to the development of technical knowledge and certifications allowing more local content,” said Dr. Natasha Gaskin-Peters, director of the Centre. “This push into formal standards means Guyanese workers and enterprises will be able to support the long-term growth, operations and maintenance of the sector.”

The primary purpose of this MOU is to enhance cooperation between API and the Centre on several fronts, including:

  • 扩展API规格Q1和Q2的培训和实施,这是行业领先的质量管理系统
  • 分享信息并扩大与健康,安全,安全和环境相关的培训(HSSE)
  • Develop API-U courses and instructor-led training for Guyanese companies.
  • Implement the API Individual Certification Program in Guyana
  • 在API的2D标准系列上列车当地企业,耐心座座式起重机,操作员和检查员培训
  • Provide updates on regulation affecting the oil industry in Guyana


The Centre is Guyana’s leading source for oil and natural gas business and industry information, professional development and networking, and policy advocacy. The Centre has trained hundreds of Guyanese businesses and assisted in the buildout of an oil and natural gas sector in Guyana. One of Centre’s focuses is assisting Guyanese companies to develop HSSE management systems. The Centre’s implementing partner is DAI Global and it receives support from ExxonMobil, Hess and CNOCC Ltd.

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API代表了美国天然气和石油工业的所有部分,支持超过一百万美国的工作,并被成长的基层衡量数百万美国人。我们的600名成员制作,流程和分销全国的大多数能量,并参与API Energy endervence., which is accelerating environmental and safety progress by fostering new technologies and transparent reporting. API was formed in 1919 as a standards-setting organization and has developed more than 700 standards to enhance operational and environmental safety, efficiency and sustainability.