QUALITY, HEALTH, SAFETY & ENVIRONMENT

AOS has a well equipped QHSE department that ensures compliance to set  objectives.

QUALITY MANAGEMENT

The Quality Policy of AOS is centered on commitment to providing Quality Products and excellent services that exceed customers’ needs, International Standards and the applicable statutory requirements.  This commitment is driven by consistent maintenance and continual improvement in a Quality Management System focused on achieving total customers’ and stakeholders’ satisfaction.

Our Quality Management System is based on ISO 9001:2008 Standard and API Specification Q1.  We are certified to ISO 9001:2008, API Spec. 7 and API Spec. 5CT.

HSE

In order to achieve Incident Free Operations (IFO) at all times, AOS has established a HSE Management Systems based on Industry, Regulatory and International guidelines.

The HSE-MS ensures that Policies, Objectives, Organizational Structure, Responsibilities, Standards, Processes, Procedure, Controls and Resources.  These are aligned to manage HSE risks and impacts according to defined standards.

The Objectives of AOS HSE-MS are:-

  • To describe the business process controls that are in place to ensure that all major hazards, effects to Health, Safety and the Environment are systematically identified, assessed, controlled and recovery measures put in place.
  • To describe the HSE Management system that is in place to reduce all other hazards and effects to a level that is as Low as Reasonably Practicable (ALARP) in compliance with Environmental Legislations.
  • To define the performance Standards for managing Health, Safety and Environment, which are to be assessed and continually improved upon by a programme of Performance Monitoring, Audit and Review.
  • To identify areas for continuous HSE improvement in the Company‘s Operations.

AOS HSE-MS clearly defines and deals extensively with the following among others:

  • Management Commitment and Accountability
  • Organization, Responsibilities, Resources
  • Standards and Documentation
  • HSE Management Structure
  • HSE management System Documentation
  • Training, Awareness and Competence
  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Work Permit System
  • New Employee Orientation
  • Codes of Practice/Job Safety Instructions
  • Emergency Preparedness and Response
  • Hazards and Effects Management.
  • Planning and Procedures
  • Occupational Health
  • Environmental Management
  • Hazardous Substances
  • Inspection and Maintenance of Equipment
  • Lifting/Rigging Equipment
  • Maintenance of Machines
  • Maintenance of Fire Extinguishers
  • Incident Investigation
  • Nonconformity, Corrective and Preventive Action
  • HSE Records Control
  • Internal Audit
  • Management Review