ISO and OHSAS certification for Albwardy Marine Engineering and Damen Shipyards Sharjah
Albwardy Marine Engineering/Damen Shipyards Sharjah has been certified by Lloyds Register Quality Assurance for aligning its safety and environment management system with internationally recognized standards. (ISO 14001:2004 AND OHSAS 18001:2007).
A Lloyd’s audit team extensively audited the yards management system, implementation and awareness among its employees and other people working at the yards locations in Sharjah, Dubai and Fujairah.
Managing Director Lars Seistrup comments that this is again a step forward in Damen’s focus on safety, quality and sustainability. “We are proud to have reached this ambitious exercise in a short time frame. This demonstrates the determination, knowledge and skills of the people working for AME/DSS.”
About Albwardy Marine Engineering/Damen Shipyards Sharjah
Albwardy Marine Engineering (AME)/Damen Shipyards Sharjah (DSS) is the joint venture between UAE based Albwardy Investment and Netherlands Damen Shipyards. AME/DSS are providing a complete package of professional Ship Repair, Dry-docking, Shipbuilding, Diving Services, Rig repairs/conversions and Marine Engineering.
From 4 locations, Dubai (AL Jadaf and DMC), Fujairah and Sharjah Hamriyah this wide range of services will be offered. The latest location, Damen Shipyards Sharjah is convenient located in the Sharjah Hamriyah Free-zone. This spacious new yard, located on a 284,000 square metre side, has direct and unrestricted access to the sea, and meets the highest standards of modern ship construction and repair.
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Damen Shipyards Group operates 32 shipbuilding and repair yards, employing 9,000 people worldwide. Damen has delivered more than 6,000 vessels in more than 100 countries and delivers some 180 vessels annually to customers worldwide. Based on its unique, standardised ship-design concept Damen is able to guarantee consistent quality.
Damen’s focus on standardisation, modular construction and keeping vessels in stock leads to short delivery times, low ‘total cost of ownership’, high resale values and reliable performance. Furthermore, Damen vessels are based on thorough R&D and proven technology.
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