Our Correspondent / EMIRATES BUSINESS
AlMansoori Specialised Engineering is the leading provider of oilfield services in the Middle East. Founded in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, in 1977, the company has grown to employ a workforce of 2, 075 across 24 countries throughout the world.
In 2008, AlMansoori made the strategic decision to create holding companies AlMansoori Petroleum Services (AMPS) and AlMansoori Petroleum Industries (AMPI), which segregated the company’s business units and manufacturing and fabrication unit respectively. Additionally, AlMansoori has developed an integrated project services division to ensure that clients who may use more than one of AlMansoori’s skills experience seamless project management.
The company along with its affiliated companies; Reform Energy Services, Air Drilling Associates and Kelda Drilling Controls, has worked intensively to introduce the ‘next generation automated MPD Package’ in Abu Dhabi. “The upgraded MPD package, which is available in the region for the first time, is part of the groups strategy of offering our partners the latest in cutting-edge technical services as we continue to set new standards in efficiency and innovations,” said Nabil Alalawi, CEO of AlMansoori Specialized Engineering.
“This is part of our commitment to continue to offer our clients the highest levels of quality service and support,” he added.
AlMansoori prides itself on having developed modern, world-class facilities equipped with state of the art technology and run by a team of highly skilled employees to service the international oil and gas industry.
The company also offers an integrated health, safety, environment and quality management system, which is implemented in every sector of the company. AlMansoori’s HSEQ policies are the responsibility of all company employees at all levels of the corporation. It is the duty of individuals and of the company to ensure that HSEQ objectives and targets are met and maintained.
AlMansoori certified and adopted the latest HSEQ standard based on the ISO-9001:2008 for quality management system, ISO-14001:2004 for environmental management system and 18001:2007 OHSAS (Occupational health and safety management System), all are integrated to one HSEQ Management System.
Risk management is a continual process and AlMansoori regularly identifies hazards and assesses associated risks. Appropriate action is always taken to manage these risks and reduce or prevent the possibility of accidents.
Emergency management plans are maintained to cover all operations, identifying equipment, training and personnel necessary to protect the workforce, customers, public, environment and the company’s reputation in the event of an accident.
Any accident is reported, investigated and analysed to prevent recurrence and improve HSEQ performance. Further the investigations of the accident ill focus on the root causes and/or system failures with any necessary corrective actions put into place to reduce future
injuries and losses.