press release Chevron wins Thailand Digital Excellence Awards 2020 in the “Thai Digital Champion for Optimized Operations” category

Thailand Digital Excellence Awards 2020

Artit Krichphiphat (middle), business support general manager, Chevron Thailand Exploration and Production, Ltd., represented the company in receiving Thailand Digital Excellence Awards 2020 for Thai Digital Champion for Optimized Operations from Nawin Chochaiyathip (left), vice minister for Digital Economy and Society. The award highlighted Chevron’s outstanding operational excellence through its adoption of digital technology to maximize the efficiency of its petroleum exploration and production operations in the Gulf of Thailand.

Chevron Thailand Exploration and Production, Ltd. recently won the Thailand Digital Excellence Awards 2020 in the “Thai Digital Champion for Optimized Operations” category from Thailand Management Association (TMA), Digital Economy Promotion Agency (depa) and Boston Consulting Group (BCG). The award highlighted Chevron’s outstanding operational excellence through its adoption of digital technology to maximize the efficiency of its petroleum exploration and production operations in the Gulf of Thailand.

The award reflects Chevron’s leadership in operational innovation. Chevron works tirelessly to develop new technologies and innovations as well as build personnel’s digital fluency by systematically adopting digital processes and tools. The goal is to increase cost advantages and continually optimize operation capacity to support the mission to supply energy to the kingdom with a systematic approach to safety and environmental stewardship. Chevron is one of four organizations that received the Digital Excellence Awards out of 80 participating organizations.


Artit Krichphiphat, business support general manager, Chevron Thailand Exploration and Production, Ltd., said, “Throughout 57 years of Chevron’s operation in Thailand, the company has developed technologies that overcome geological challenges in the Gulf of Thailand. At the same time, Chevron has cultivated a culture of innovation within the organization to inspire learning and foster creative thinking while encouraging our workforce to take up new initiatives. In addition, the company has fully supported personnel development to build a technically skilled and digitally fluent workforce prepared for petroleum exploration and production operations. The award reflects Chevron’s commitment to systematically leverage a broad set of digital technologies in our operations to further increase efficiency.”

The Thailand Digital Excellence Awards was held for the first time this year to recognize and support organizations excelling in digital management. It also enhances the standard of digital management in Thailand. The initiative is intended to be an ongoing project to increase the rate of digital adoption within organizations in a systematic manner.