Impact stories

94 impact stories

Sustaining the environment • Balcas, Northern Ireland • 4/19/2021

Analysing every aspect of our impact

In 2020, Balcas needed to replace its fleet of 14 forklift trucks. It sought to investigate which trucks would offer the best, most reliable service, but also meet important sustainability criteria.

Embedding innovation • Primagaz, France • 4/19/2021

Digital services development by Primagaz offers benefits to customers and the business

In 2020 Primagaz (FR) accelerated the development of digital services for its customers using a new solution, called Autonomous Measurement Kit (KMA). The system allows bulk customers to assess the safety…

Enhancing employee and community development • Head office, The Netherlands • 4/19/2021

Our talent transfer programmes

We consider candidates from across our business units for leadership roles as part of our talent transfer programmes. Talent transfer enables our business units to learn from each other and increases the…

Safeguarding integrity • Head office, The Netherlands • 4/19/2021

Mitigating risks by conducting value chain assessments

Fundamental to the success of the Ethics & Compliance (E&C) function is a thorough understanding of the business and its operations. Understanding all areas of the business helps to identify potential…

Improving health, safety and well-being • Supergasbras, Brazil • 4/19/2021

Dedicating time to mental well-being in Brazil

As part of Global Safety Week, Supergasbras’ Recife unit ran a day dedicated to the well-being and care of the mental health of its employees. The day’s activities included a yoga session, in which 60…

Enhancing employee and community development • Gaspol, Poland • 4/19/2021

Gaspol colleagues are ‘People with Great Hearts’

An important part of the SHV Energy group corporate social responsibility is to support and help the people in the communities where they operate, enhancing well-being whenever possible. There are many…

Sustaining the environment • PrimaLNG, Belgium • 4/19/2021

Walking the walk with LNG-powered trucks

As Prima LNG increased its focus on reducing its impact on the natural environment, it became clear that it must first reduce emissions from its logistics. LNG was an obvious tool to achieve this reduction.…

Sustaining the environment • Gaspol, Poland • 4/19/2021

Gaspol send out a powerful sustainable message

Sending out a message or statement from a business to a wide audience and to get attention is certainly difficult in today’s world. Every minute of every day new messages and images are demanding attention,…

Sustaining the environment • Primagas, Germany • 4/19/2021

Primagas pioneering projects to reduce Germany’s transport-related carbon emissions

Primagas with the support of its parent SHV Energy, is leading two projects that are focused on supporting the German government aim of reducing its transport-related carbon emissions by more than 70 million…

Sustaining the environment • Primagas, Germany • 4/18/2021

Primagas refuel research vessel with LNG

Primagas has been selling LNG in Germany for close to ten years and notably in in 2014 built the first German industrial LNG plant in Saxony-Anhalt. The development of the wider supply and availability…

Enhancing employee and community development • Ipragaz, Turkey • 4/15/2021

Responding to natural disasters in Turkey

A powerful 6.8-magnitude earthquake struck Elazığ in eastern Turkey in January 2020, collapsing buildings and causing chaos. More than 1,400 people were injured and 41 sadly lost their lives.

Sustaining the environment • Butan Plin, Slovenia • 4/12/2021

Ideas in action from Butan Plin colleagues in Slovenia support global environmental awareness

As SHV Energy continue to drive the goals of ‘Advancing Energy Together’, a key element is global collaboration and commitment from all colleagues. It is a collective responsibility towards the environment…