MB Petroleum Services receives OHSAS 18001 certification
MB Petroleum Services, the integrated oilfield and drilling services company within the MB Holding group recently received an OHSAS 18001 accreditation for its standards in Occupational Health and Safety Management System. The company is now internationally recognized for its high level of standards in HSE which is aligned to OHSAS 18001 and monitored with strict parameters that are used globally.
Some benefits of this certification include reduction of accidents and incidences, staying abreast of relevant legislation and reduce the likelihood of prosecution and fines, standardization of HSE management systems keeping in mind international procedures and rules. It also allows the company to demonstrate a serious commitment towards health and safety of its employees as well as the community at large.
Madhusudan Swami, CEO – Oman & Middle East, MBPS, said, “The OHSAS 18001 mark is a globally recognized symbol of our organization's ongoing commitment to excellence, sustainability and reliability. Organizations of all kinds are increasingly concerned by achieving and demonstrating sound Occupational Health and Safety performance to their shareholders, employees, clients and other stakeholders by managing the hazards and improving the beneficial effects of their activities, products and services. We are very happy that MBPS has received this certification and this further reaffirms our commitment to stringent legislation and measures to foster Occupational Health and Safety protection and welfare.”
Established in 1986, MB Petroleum Services group has grown to become one of the largest drilling and integrated oilfield services companies in the Middle East. The company has presence in more than 15 countries and employs more than 5,000 people with offices in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, South East Asia and Asia Pacific. The major services offered include Drilling Services, Workover Services, Drilling Fluids, Engineering & Chemical Services, Mud Logging Geological Services, Well Testing, Wireline & Completion Services, Coiled Tubing, Nitrogen& Pumping Services.