Award Categories

Preceded by an elite networking experience at the Pre-Dinner Drinks reception, the APEA Awards Dinner is, hands down, the industry’s biggest night of the year, providing a magnificent climax to another year of challenges, hard work and great achievements.

Nominating your company for an award is giving your business the chance of recognition amongst peers; proving you are the best of the best.

And the categories are:

APEA Health & Safety Performance Award – sponsored by Suresite Group
Presented to the organisation with the most comprehensively managed Health & Safety programme and / or system, either exhibiting or new to the market.

APEA Milestone Award – sponsored by City Fuel Services
This award recognises the organisation, company or product which has reached the most momentous business or operational milestone in the past year – whether it is units sold (individual product), persons employed, hours without incident or injury, or simply reaching a notable number of years in business.

APEA Environmental Protection & Improvement Award – sponsored by Crown Oil Environmental
At a time when climate change is one of the most important topics in any industry, this award seeks to identify the individuals, organisations, products or services that have made the most positive impact on environmental protection, during the past 12 months.

APEA Rising Star Award – sponsored by VINCI Facilities
Recognising the importance of attracting new talent into our industry, this award is open to individuals who have been in the downstream industry for less than three years, and have been in full-time employment for less than five years.

APEA Best New Non-Retail Fuel Installation Award – sponsored by PUMPAPP
Rewarding the best non-retail fuel installation completed in the 12 months (to November 2019). Commercial and industrial entries (marina, bus depot, rail depot, haulage yard, backup generator installation, industrial plant, etc) will be judged based on criteria including design, innovation, environmental safety and quality of installation work.

APEA Best New Retail Forecourt Award – sponsored by Fairbanks Environmental Part of Dover Fueling Solutions
Rewarding the best retail fuel installation completed in the 12 months (to November 2019). Independent experts will be considering entries that show excellence in various criteria including design, innovation, environmental safety and customer offering.

APEA Innovation Award – sponsored by HTEC
Innovation is what drives the industry forward, especially during times of economic restraint – this award bestowed on the company with the most significantly pioneering impact on the industry sector.

APEA Lifetime Achievement Award – sponsored by ELAFLEX
Identifying and celebrating the impact of an outstanding individual, who has dedicated their career to the industry, registering extraordinary achievements and demonstrating consistent excellence.

Time to nominate.
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