- OMV is providing a special fund to Samsun’s Governorship authority after the flood disaster.
- A fund of 120 thousand TRY has been provided to the Samsun Governorship to contribute to meeting the needs of people who lost their houses over the flood.
OMV has allocated a fund of 120 thousand TRY to Samsun’s Governorship to meet the needs of the Samsun community after the flood disaster. "Meeting the needs of the communities in our neighboring region is an indispensible part of our plan for operating on a long and sustainable basis. We have been discussing with the authorities how we can provide support to the Samsun community after the sad incident of the flood disaster. With this fund, which will be managed under the Samsun Governorship authority, we hope to help people who lost their homes during the flood with some financial relief to cover the damages they suffered" said, OMV Samsun Elektrik’s General Manager Korkut Öztürkmen.
With Group sales of EUR 34.05 bn and a workforce of 29,800 employees in 2011, OMV Aktiengesellschaft is one of Austria’s largest listed industrial companies. In Exploration and Production, OMV is active in two core countries Romania and Austria and holds a balanced international portfolio. OMV had proven oil and gas reserves of approximately 1.13 bn boe as of year-end 2011 and a production of around 288,000 boe/d in 2011. In Refining and Marketing, OMV has an annual refining capacity of 22.3 mn t and as of the end of 2011 approximately 4,500 filling stations in 13 countries including Turkey. In Gas and Power, OMV sold approximately 272 TWh of gas in 2011. In Austria, OMV operates a 2,000 km long gas pipeline network with a marketed capacity of around 101 bcm in 2011. With a trading volume of around 40 bcm in 2011, OMV’s gas trading platform, the Central European Gas Hub, is amongst the most important hubs in Continental Europe. OMV further strengthened its position through the ownership of a 97% stake in Petrol Ofisi, Turkey’s leading company in the retail and commercial business. OMV Samsun Natural Gas Combined Cycle Power Plant will meet 3% of Turkey’s energy needs and make a significant contribution to the country’s energy supply security.
OMV is a signatory to the UN Global Compact, and an active supporter to the values enshrined in its Code of Conduct. These include a strong sense of responsibility towards the social and natural environment, especially in economically weak regions. OMV continuously addresses economic, environmental and social issues related to its business in a responsible manner. The company reports on its activities in a sustainability report in accordance with the Global Reporting Initiative Guidelines.
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