Applus+ RTD MECA Gulf DMCC – Certification achieved, Impulse magazine

12/06/2015
    Applus+ RTD DMCC is proud to announce that it has been successful in its bid for certification for Integrated Management Systems, and now joins other ISO certified companies within the Applus RTD Division.
    The achievement of obtaining certification is clear proof of Applus+ RTD Gulf DMCC‘s commitment to the maintenance of outstanding Quality & HSE Management Systems, and represents a major step forward in supporting the organization‘s drive for performance improvement in a wide variety of areas. 
     
    The scope of the achievement
    Applus+ RTD Gulf DMCC has gained ISO 9001 (Quality Management System), ISO 14001 (Environmental Management System) and OHSAS 18001 (Occupational Health Safety and Management Systems) certification from BM Trada Middle East (UKAS accredited certification body) after establishing Integrated Management System (IMS) to improve client satisfaction, employee safety and to enhance the quality of services provided.

    The certification lays a foundation for continually improving operations by standardizing quality and HSE management processes for the inspection services, and by periodically monitoring their performance.
     
    A major step forward
    Following the award of certification, Applus+ RTD Gulf DMCC Middle East Caspian and Africa Vice President Derek Allan stated “In today‘s demanding market, international standards and certification provide an internationally harmonized management system which allows the industry and the organization to move forward – without each individual client having to request new or different management systems from its stakeholders and service providers.

    The positive conclusion to the certification process and audits fulfils our commitment to clients and helps ensure the highest levels of quality that they expect from us. The fact that we are successfully certified speaks volumes for the consistency of quality offered to our clients. As we move forward, we will continue to pursue opportunities for improving the quality of our services and the safety of our employees”.
     
    “Applus RTD Gulf DMCC looks forward to, and expects that the Integrated Management Systems certifications will greatly improve operational performance and effectiveness and thus result in increased business for the region. This is because for the majority of clients, certification in Quality & HSE Management Systems is a basic requirement that is expected from service providers”.