PPI presented the 2019 Technical Achievement Award to Gary Fischer, General Manager, Special Projects at Chevron Corporation. Mr. Fischer has spent 30 years in Chevron’s capital projects organization and has held a variety of technical and executive positions across downstream, chemicals and upstream. During Mr. Fischer’s career, he provided functional expertise to improve project team effectiveness and created best-in-class approaches for the execution of Chevron’s worldwide major capital projects portfolio.
The Institute gave the award to Mr. Fischer in recognition of the leadership and general excellence he has exhibited in Chevron’s evaluation and implementation of Project Production Management and digital transformation on major capital projects.
Project Production Institute researches and disseminates knowledge related to the application of operations science for the optimization of complex and critical energy, industrial and civil infrastructure projects.