Dubai Maritime City and DMC Authority achieve ISO 9001 : 2000, ISO 14001 : 2004, OHSAS 18001 : 2007 and PAS 99 : 2006 certifications
First organization in the Middle East to be awarded the PAS 99 by DNV
Dubai Maritime City, the world’s first purpose-built maritime centre and part of the Dubai World Group of companies, and Dubai Maritime City Authority (DMC Authority), Dubai’s premier maritime regulatory authority, have recently been awarded ISO 9001:2000, ISO 14001:2004 & OHSAS 18001:2007 certifications in recognition of their strong focus towards quality, health and safety and environmental management practices. Dubai Maritime City and DMC Authority have also been awarded a certificate of compliance to PAS 99:2006 in recognition of the integration of their management systems and for reaping the benefits of adopting a single integrated management system covering all three spheres. Amer Ali, CEO of the DMC Authority was presented with the certificates by Henrik Madsen, CEO of DNV, in the presence of senior managers from both organisations.
Dubai Maritime City and DMC Authority are the first and currently the only organisations in the Middle East to be awarded the PAS 99 Compliance Certificate by DNV, the world’s leading provider of value-added, high-integrity certification services. PAS 99 is a Publicly Available Specification of common requirements for management systems that can be used as a framework for an integrated management system. It is intended to encourage organizations with more than one management system to view PAS 99 as the opportunity to achieve a single holistic management system to enable them to more effectively run their operations.