The Union Finance and Corporate Affairs Minister Arun Jaitley presented the Petrotech-2016 awards in New Delhi.
It was also announced that Petrofed and Petrotech Society will be merged and next Petrotech will be organised by the new entity “ Federation of Indian Petroleum Industry”.
The winners of the awards were:
Lifetime Achievement Award in Upstream: Dr Avinash Chandra, Former DG, DGH
Lifetime Achievement Award in Downstream: Sh P.S. Teckchandani, Swan Energy Ltd
Lifetime Achievement Award in Midstream: Dr C R Prasad, Former CMD, GAIL India Ltd
Lifetime Achievement Award in R&D: Dr Paul Ratnasamy, Chief Scientific Officer, Alphajet Inc
Lifetime Achievement Award International: Mr Igor Ivanovich Sechin, CEO, Rosneft
Outstanding Diplomatic contribution to Hydrocarbon sector: Mr P.S. Raghavan, Head, National Security Advisory Board
Rising Star Award for Start-ups in Hydrocarbon sector: Planys Tech Pvt Ltd
Special award for business Associate (Sahyogi): L&T Hydrocarbon Engineering
Women in Hydrocarbon sector: Ms Sukla Mistry and Ms Jayalakshmi Nair
Best innovator in hydrocarbon sector: Mr Rengarajan Sadagopan, BPCL
Best project Management team: HPCL and BPCL
Sustainability and Corporate Social Responsibility (Corporate): Cairn India Ltd
Special Technology Award- Greening of oil and gas business: ONGC Ltd