Al Khayyat Contracting & Trading -KCT awarded PAS 99: 2012 Certification
Doha, Qatar- KCT is pleased to announce that “KCT has become the first Construction Company in GCC and Arab world and 49th in the world to receive PAS 99: 2012- Integrated Management System Certification” from the British Standards Institution Middle East and Africa.
KCT is pleased to announce that “KCT has become the first Construction Company in GCC and Arab world and 49th in the world to receive PAS 99: 2012- Integrated Management System Certification” from the British Standards Institution Group Middle East WLL
The third party Stage-2 BSI certification Audit for four standards: Quality ( ISO 9001); Environment ( ISO 14001) , Health & Safety ( OHSAS 18001) and Integrated Management (PAS 99) has successfully been cleared and Al Khayyat Contracting & Trading achieves Four International Certifications from BSI (British Standards Institution
Khayyat Contracting & Trading Company is a leading international Design and Built construction and development company with its routes in Syria. KCT is a regional leader in design, construction, facilities management and maintenance services. From land reclamation, industrial and infrastructure projects, to the creation of villa complexes, palaces, restaurants, leisure facilities and retail parks.
In a ceremony held at the KCT premises on the 26th February 2014, Mr Salim Ata Jarrar- General Director / Manager of KCT, formally accepted the certifications from the British Standards Institution (BSI). During the event, Theuns Kotze- Regional Director MEA & Africa British Standards Institution Group Middle East WLL formally handed over the certificates to Mr Salim Ata Jarrar.
Independent third-party certification of KCT’s management systems will help the company in continuously improving its business performance, in effectively managing business risks and in aligning its operations with international benchmarks.
In line with Qatar National Vision 2030, KCT is fully committed in providing high-quality products and services to its customers worldwide with commitment to creating future free from accidents and injuries, as well as committed to the protection and enhancement of the environment. High environmental performance is an ongoing priority to be achieved by adhering to this Environmental Policy which is operated in conjunction with the Al Khayyat Contracting and Trading Sustainable Development Policy.
KCT recognizes that Integrated Management System is an integral part of business performance and we are committed to achieving continual and sustained improvement through the setting and publishing of objectives and targets whilst complying with legal and regulatory requirements as a minimum
BSI has introduced PAS 99, the world’s first specification for integrated management systems to help organizations achieve unity. The PAS (Publicly Available Specification) is a way for organizations that already have a combination of formal management system standards (such as ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001) to create the framework for integrating these within a single system.
KCT’s certification to the four international standards is a testament to its commitment to further develop the Integrated Management System (Safety, Health, and Environment & Quality-SHEQ) culture within the organization and in the region.
KCT’s successful certifications to PAS 99:2012,ISO 9001:2008, ISO 14001:2004 and OHSAS 18001:2007 have been made possible through the determined efforts of its employee and other stakeholders, who all Contribute in boosting KCT’s image as a regional leader.
Theuns Kotze – Regional Director ME & Africa British Standards Institution Group Middle East WLL, congratulated KCT on having achieved four of the most rigorous and demanding management system standard certifications: “I am delighted to be here to help mark this occasion. I applaud KCT for leading by example with their push to achieve first class global standards across their organization. PAS 99 shows the world that you’re meeting all your responsibilities, as well as giving confidence to customers, suppliers, investors and stakeholders. Even more importantly, it helps you unite your business behind a common purpose: winning through in an ever more competitive world. It’s an evidence of KCTs continuous efforts and commitment to best practices. I would like to congratulate the entire project team, senior management and all staff members who were involved in this project! ”