Our World

Saipem is a global contractor with active operating projects in 53 countries. This report provides concrete examples of Saipem’s sustainability strategy. The following is a complete overview of the countries in which the sustainability initiatives described in this document are performed.

canada

Saipem is present in Canada with 452 employees, of whom 81.6% local.

The Company operates locally via Snamprogetti Canada Inc and Construction Saipem Canada Inc. The main activities are Onshore E&C and Onshore Drilling.

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venezuela

Saipem is present in Venezuela with 2,370 employees, of whom 98.48% local. It operates in Offshore E&C and Onshore Drilling through Petrex SA and Fertilizantes Nitrogenados de Oriente CEC.

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colombia

Saipem has 469 employees in Colombia, of whom 93.3% local. Saipem operates primarily through Petrex Sa, whose activities relate mainly to Onshore Drilling. The Puerto Nuevo project is currently underway via Saipem sa.

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peru

Saipem has been present in Peru since 1983 and has 1,533 employees, of whom 93.4% local. Currently the Company operates through Petrex SA in both Onshore and Offshore Drilling.

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brazil

Saipem’s presence in Brazil began in 2002. At year end 2011 there were 552 employees, of whom 86.5% local. Saipem operates via Saipem do Brasil Serviçõs de Petroleo Ltda. The main activities are Offshore E&C and Onshore Drilling. A new fabrication yard is also currently under construction.

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italy

Saipem is present in Italy not just with the Parent Company but also with Saipem Consorzio Sapro, Saipem Energy Services SpA, Servizi Energia Italia SpA and Snamprogetti Chiyoda sas. The main operations are in both Onshore and Offshore E&C and Drilling.

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algeria

Saipem has been present in Algeria since the early 1950s. In 2011 the Company counted 2,551 employees, of whom 76.4% local. Saipem’s operating companies are Saipem Contracting Algeria and Saipem Algerian Branch. The main business is in both Onshore and Offshore E&C and Drilling.

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nigeria

Saipem has been present in Nigeria since the mid 1960s. It has 4,485 employees, of whom 81.5% local. Saipem operates through Saipem Contracting (Nigeria) Ltd and Saipem (Nigeria) Ltd, mainly in Offshore and Onshore Drilling and E&C.

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congo

Saipem has been active in Congo since 1975. Today it has 537 employees, of whom 37.8% local. There are also 792 local people working through temporary employment agencies. Saipem’s operating companies in Congo in 2011 were Saipem SpA Branch, Boscongo Yard and Saipem Energy Services (whose Congo branch was absorbed into Boscongo at the end of the year). The main activities are Onshore E&C and Onshore and Offshore Drilling.

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angola

Saipem has been operating in Angola since 1982 and today has 3,166 employees, of whom 44.7% local. 1,966 people are also employed through temporary employment agencies. Saipem operates through Saipem SpA Angolan Branch, Saipem sa Angolan Branch, Petromar Lda, Kwanda Suporto Logistico Lda and Sagio‑Companhia Angolana de Gestão de Instalaçao Offshore Lda. The main activities are Offshore Drilling and Onshore and Offshore E&C.

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KAZAKHSTAN

Saipem has been present in Kazakhstan since 1995 and at year end 2011 counted 3,476 employees, of whom 63.8% are Kazakh. Saipem operates locally through Saipem Kazakhstan Branch, Saipar Drilling Co and Ersai Caspian Contractor Llc. These companies operate mainly in Offshore and Onshore E&C and Offshore and Onshore Drilling.

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AZERBAIJAN

Saipem has been operating in Azerbaijan since 2001 and at year end 2011 had 975 employees, of whom 86.6% local. Saipem is represented locally by Saipem Asia Azerbaijan Branch and BOS Shelf Llc, mainly on Offshore E&C projects.

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QATAR

In Qatar, Saipem operates in the Onshore E&C business sector through Saipem Qatar Llc. In 2011, the Pearl Gas To Liquids (GTL) project for the construction of a waste water treatment plant in the industrial city of Ras Laffan was completed, while the Qafco 5 - Qafco 6 project for the construction of four new ammonia and urea production plants and ancillary service production units is currently underway.

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UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

Saipem is present in the United Arab Emirates with 1,781 employees, of whom 57.6% local. Saipem operates mainly in Offshore Drilling and Onshore E&C. An important project currently managed is Shah Gas Development project.

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india

Saipem has been active in India since 1983. In 2011 there were 1,078 employees, of whom 97.3% local.

The Company operates locally in engineering through Saipem India Project Ltd.

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indonesia

Saipem has been operating in Indonesia since the mid 1980s and has 1,583 employees, of whom 75.3% local. It is represented locally by PT Saipem Indonesia. The main activities are in Offshore E&C and Offshore Drilling. The new Karimun Yard was opened in December 2011 and is currently operating.

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PAPUA NEW GUINEA

In Papua New Guinea Saipem operates in the Offshore E&C business sector. Work is underway on-the engineering, transportation and installation of the offshore PNG LNG EPC2 pipeline. At the end of 2011 the project counted 62 local personnel.

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colombia

Petrex’ presence in Colombia dates back to 2008 and at the end of 2011 the company had 8 drilling rigs in the country. In 2011, Petrex carried out a variety of projects, all targeted at local communities.

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peru

Through the Sustainability Talent Programme, the Company seeks to motivate community groups such as housewives to contribute economically to their households by developing activities that they can carry out without having to leave their homes.

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nigeria

In 2011, SCNL continued its internship programme for undergraduates from third level institutes studying subjects such as Engineering, Computer Science, Science Laboratory Techniques and Biological Chemistry.

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angola

In July 2011, Petromar organized a 10-day training course in Soyo for Quality Control Welding Inspectors based on AWS standards.

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KAZAKHSTAN

In order to increase youth employability, Saipem Kazakhstan Branch planned and performed an initiative to enhance and develop active, meaningful and self-reliant job search techniques.

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PAPUA NEW GUINEA

Saipem has sponsored a 16-month training programme in Papua New Guinea for youth selected from the offshore pipeline project impact area. Forty people (20 from Kido and 20 from the Omati) started training in mid-June 2011.

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In order to establish the most appropriate estimation methodologies to use, a vast corpus of literature on economic impact assessment was examined. From this it emerged that the Input/Output matrices and the Business Case method were the most suited to Saipem’s specific needs and these in fact have been adapted and integrated into the current SELCE model.

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peru

The study covers Petrex’s activities in Peru in 2009 with a special focus on operations in Talara and Iquitos. It shows that the operating company’s contribution to Peru’s GDP was 0.05% in 2009.

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algeria

The study covers all of the Saipem Group’s operations in Algeria in 2010, with a particular focus on the provinces of Oran and Ouargla.
It shows that Saipem’s contribution to Algeria’s GDP was 1.3% in 2010.

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nigeria

The study covers Saipem Contracting (Nigeria) Ltd (SCNL) and Saipem (Nigeria) Ltd (SNL) operations in Nigeria from 2007 through 2010. Results are shown as a cumulative value over the 4 year period while an average value is given for employment. The study shows that Saipem’s contribution to Nigeria’s GDP was 0.44% in 2010.

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angola

The study includes operations and projects in Angola conducted by Petromar Lda, Kwanda Lda, Saipem sa Angolan Branch and Saipem SpA Angolan Branch. It shows that the Saipem Group’s contribution to Angola’s GDP was 0.41% in 2009.

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KAZAKHSTAN

The study covers all activities of Ersai Caspian Contractor Llc (a Joint Venture between Saipem International BV and ERC Holdings). It shows that Ersai’s contribution to Kazakhstan’s GDP was 0.34% in 2010.

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