August 26, 2021: Byco Petroleum Pakistan Limited (BPPL), Pakistan’s largest oil refining company, has announced that all of its employees and staff have been inoculated against the Covid-19 virus ensuring their safety, health and well-being.
Mr. Azfar Saeed Baig, Vice President Information – Byco Petroleum, expressed immense gratitude and appreciation to every team member who played their part in helping Byco achieve 100% vaccinated status. He said, “Byco‘s fundamental values have always been centered around safety and wellbeing of not only its employees but the community as well. Since the launch of vaccines in Pakistan, our immediate goal was to get the entire Byco workforce vaccinated as soon as possible. As of today, Byco is 100% inoculated to safeguard the health and well-being of not only our employees but also of everyone our employees come into contact with.
Supporting the Government’s COVID-19 vaccination program, Byco was one of the first corporations to get its employees vaccinated while administering the SOPs in and outside the offices. Regular disinfection of its offices were maintained as well as equipping the workspaces with personal protective equipage. Byco also deployed one-stop-health services as well as online counseling and coverage plans to ensure the safety of its workforce as the Coronavirus gripped the country.
Byco has always remained fully committed to the safety of its people and maintains the enforcement and adherence to SOPs at its office premises and customer touch-points nationwide.
About Byco: Byco Petroleum Pakistan Limited (BPPL) is one of Pakistan’s leading energy firms, engaged in the businesses of oil refining, petroleum marketing, and petroleum logistics. Byco’s mission is to meet the nation’s energy. The Company manufactures a wide range of petroleum products with a vision to achieve sustainable productivity and profitability while upholding high environmental, health and safety standards.
Byco is Pakistan’s largest oil refiner by design capacity, and is the nation’s only firm having a dedicated Single Point Mooring (SPM). Byco’s SPM is the only floating liquid port in the country, and the company employs a round-the-clock crew dedicated for the safety and security of the buoy and vessels in and around the SPM’s anchorage area. The SPM is Pakistan’s only terminal having a Tier 3 oil spill response membership.
Byco refines crude oil into various marketable components including Liquefied Petroleum Gas, Light Naphtha, Heavy Naphtha, High Octane Blending Component, Motor Gasoline, Kerosene, Jet Fuels, High Speed Diesel and Furnace Oil. Byco is proud to have the largest capacity crude oil storage tanks in the country.
Byco’s marketing network supports retail outlets in more than 80 cities all over Pakistan and is an emerging player in Pakistan’s oil marketing sector. Byco’s diverse and highly skilled workforce consists of approximately 900 dedicated employees across the firm’s divisions.