Kuwait’s Rotterdam refinery gets international recognition

Kuwait's Rotterdam refinery

The Kuwait Petroleum refinery in the port of Rotterdam in Holland has now attained the Occupational Health and Safety (OHSAS) 18001 certification.

The Managing Director of Kuwait Rotterdam Refinery , Wael Salmeen, in a statement to the Kuwait news agency, KUNA, today said that the technical verifying body, known as TUV , passed this feat in record time.

OHSAS 18000 is an international occupational health and safety management system specification. It helps to minimise risk to employees and improves an existing management system, accoridng to KUNA.


The Kuwait Rotterdam Refinery has already received the international certification in the field of Quality (ISO 9001), Environment (ISO 14001) and Energy (ISO 50001).

Wael stated that "this journey of improving the refinery started three years ago, and we will always strive to continue this growth and development."


Via : KUNA

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