Sakhalin 20 Years Celebration

13 July 2018 ,  —

Sakhalin, Russia


This year is truly special, as International SOS celebrates 20 years on Sakhalin. From the very beginning, the Sakhalin office has provided medical support to very large projects Sakhalin-1 and Sakhalin-2 on Sakhalin Island and the Far East of Russia. Both on shore and off shore, and on remote sites, with harsh subarctic conditions, these isolated large complex projects, with limited access, severe winter conditions and complex construction activities required unique healthcare solutions which International SOS Sakhalin continues to provide to address the challenges facing the employees of project owners and subcontractors.

Sakhalin 20 years long

Pierre Palayan, Branch Manager at International SOS Sakhalin, Russia, said, "This incredible journey started 20 years ago and this is a great opportunity to thank the International SOS staff for their continuing care, dedication and professionalism, some of which recall the early days when the company consisted of two small rooms and five individuals. This is also a special occasion to thank our clients and remind them that it has been a pleasure to work with them and for all their support. Twenty years later, and with approximately 140 staff, this remarkable journey continues with Sakhalin supporting further projects in the Far East of Russia."

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Notes to Editors

About the International SOS Group of Companies


The International SOS Group of Companies is in the business of saving lives, protecting your global workforce from health and security threats. Wherever you are, we deliver customised health, security risk management and wellbeing solutions to fuel your growth and productivity. In the event of extreme weather, an epidemic or a security incident, we provide an immediate response providing peace of mind. Our innovative technology and medical expertise focus on prevention, offering real-time, actionable insights and on-the-ground quality delivery. We help you meet compliance reporting needs for good governance. By partnering with us, organisations can fulfil their Duty of Care responsibilities, while empowering business resilience, continuity and sustainability.

Founded in 1985, the International SOS Group is trusted by 11,000 organisations, including over half of the Fortune Global 500, multi-national corporate clients and mid-size enterprises, governments, educational institutions and NGOs. 11,000 multi-cultural medical, security and logistics experts stand with you to provide support & assistance from over 1,000 locations in 90 countries, 24/7, 365 days.   

To protect your workforce, visit www.internationalsos.com.