Expert delegates and executives of the region work in cooperation in the Technical Committees, forming the engine of the Association to carry forward its strategic lines.

  • They develop work processes for continuous improvement based on the exchange of best practices and knowledge in discussion forums.
  • With unfolding innovations, they develop and edit Guides and Manuals that provide a basis for member companies to enrich their business models.
  • They contribute to provide training and the technical support required by member companies in the implementation of best practices.
  • They provide information to conduct benchmarking studies, whose purpose is to measure and compare the improvement in the performance of member companies.
  • The Technical Committees work with the support of the Executive Secretariat of ARPEL.


Sustainable management

Focus Areas

  • Transparency
  • Reporting
  • Compliance
  • ESG
  • Human Rights
  • Community Relations
  • Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

Committee Objectives

  1. a. Share knowledge and best practices on social, environmental and governance issues; contributing to developing a more sustainability-aligned approach to meet the new and heightened expectations of stakeholders.
  2. b. Promote the implementation of good sustainable management practices in the industry that enable ARPEL member companies to contribute to just energy transitions.

“The ARPEL Health, Safety and Environment Committee has always been a key forum for the exchange of experiences, facilitating the implementation of HSE good practices by companies. Today we are addressing the new challenges of the oil and gas industry such as process safety, environmental emissions, the creation of healthy workplaces and the new frontiers of the industry"

Pablo Ferragut, Managing Director