SPEX GM honored with Gawad Dr. Pio Valenzuela Award
DON Paulino, the general manager of Shell Philippines Exploration B.V. (SPEX), was recently conferred the Gawad Dr. Pio Valenzuela Recognition of Excellence in the Profession Category. The award was given in recognition of his exemplary leadership in Shell and in Malampaya’s contribution to nation-building.
The Gawad commemorates Valenzuela City founder Dr. Pio city’s past and present residents who show excellence in their - development. Shell Philippines Exploration B. V. operates and develops the Malampaya deep water gas- to- power project, the the Philippines employing stateof-the-art deepwater technology to draw natural gas from deep beneath Philippine waters.
The indigenous gas fuels three with a total generating capacity of 2,700 megawatts to provide 30 percent of Luzon’s power generation requirements.
Led by National Coast Watch Council Chair Salvador Medialdea, NCWC Executive Director Jose Luis Alano, Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana and Oceana Philippines Vice President Gloria Estenzo-Ramos, the Maritime and Archipelagic Nation Awareness (MANA) Month was kicked off in Malacañang Palace on Sept. 4.