Chonburi - Esso (Thailand) Public Company Limited and ExxonMobil affiliates in Thailand were given Appreciation Plaques of Honor from Burapha University in recognition of continuous support and participation particularly on environmental conservation. The presentation was held at the 65th Establishment Anniversary of Burapha University.
On this occasion, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Watcharin Gasaluck, President of Burapha University, presented the Appreciation Plaques of Honor to Dr. Taweesak Bunluesin, Director of Esso (Thailand) and Manager of Public and Government Affairs, ExxonMobil Limited, as well as Khun Tipsukol Duangthip, Public Affairs & Administrative Manager of Esso Sriracha Refinery.
Some of highlighted participations to Burapha University included the support by Esso Sriracha Refinery in "Friends of Bangsaen Aquarium" for over 10 years to promote marine life learning as well as nurturing of fish species that live in coral reefs, making the aquarium the learning center for youth and general interested people.
Additionally, ExxonMobil Limited has recently supported the Beach Environment Robotics Camp Project by the Institute of Marine Science of Burapha University. This project copes with the national policy to promote youth understanding on the problems of waste, waste separation, and the impacts to marine life. Participants, mostly high school students in Chonburi, will also have opportunities to learn and develop skills in the STEM Robotics model via coaching from engineering students and scientists from The Institute of Marine Science, Burapha University. This is aimed to enhance science education and environment conservation mindset to the new generations.