Dubai, UAE, 27th August 2020: Al Shirawi Futureproofing, a part of the reputed Al Shirawi Group of Companies - the leading repair, retrofit and refurbishment specialist in UAE, was recently awarded the coveted Integrated Management System Certification, that consists of ISO 9001:2015, ISO 14001:2015 and ISO 45001:2018 certifications respectively by Lloyds register. Sharad Bangera, the Executive Director received the certificate on behalf of Al Shirawi Futureproofing from Charalampos Sarafopoulous, General Manager of Al Shirawi Facilities Management, the leading facilities service provider of the region.
The certification is a testament of the organisation’s outstanding performance and pursuit of excellence; achieved by streamlining the processes that can assure quality outcome with equal emphasis on public health and a sustainable future. What makes the achievement noteworthy is the detailed assessment process that included an in-depth verification and validation to demonstrate QHSE compliance as well as the fact that Al Shirawi Futureproofing surpassed all the expectations and displayed outstanding performance
On receiving the prestigious certification, Sharad Bangera, Executive Director, Al Shirawi Futureproofing expressed his delight with these words, “This achievement reiterates our commitment to become a socially responsible organisation by following the philosophy of continuous improvement with an array of smart and sustainable QHSE initiatives that can add value and give our offerings an edge over the others”.
Futureproofing services are a unique offering wherein the company utilises its niche expertise and 50 years of Al Shirawi’s rich experience to improve the lifespan of buildings and thus transform the cityscape of the UAE. Al Shirawi Futureproofing helps its clients proactively plan repairs and upgrades to increase the life of their built assets. The wide range of services include repair activities like concrete fixes, crack injections, floor screeding and coating; retrofits such as re-roofing and value engineering for landscaping areas, and related undertaking that require specialist knowledge and skilled workmanship.
While conferring the certificate, Charalampos Sarafopoulous, General Manager of Al Shirawi Facilities Management, said, “The certification will enhance credibility and hence will ensure a growth in business prospects from companies looking for retrofit and refurbishment solutions with the process approach.”
In addition to collaborating with facility management companies, Al Shirawi Futureproofing undertakes short-term contracts to execute ad hoc repairs while the long-term contracts ensure that professional engineering inspections, including for civil works, are conducted on a regular basis to slow down the deterioration of buildings.
“It’s an award for the leadership, strategy, people management and our ability to stay ahead by providing the best solution to customers and other stakeholders. The Integrated Management System Certification has helped us enter the league of elite organisations recognised to provide futureproofing solutions with triple bottom line,” stated Krishna Kumar, General Manager, QHSE and Business Excellence.
About Al Shirawi Contracting Company
Al Shirawi Contracting Company is a market leader in the specialist field of Waterproofing and Futureproofing. A part of the reputed Al Shirawi Group of Companies, the company was established in the year 1971 and caters to the construction industry’s need for waterproofing. It provides watertight solutions for complex substructures, concrete roofs, metal roofs, wet areas, expansion joints and any structure where water ingress is a concern. Established in 2019, in Dubai, Al Shirawi Futureproofing, a part of Al Shirawi Contracting Company, is one of the leading repairs, retrofit and refurbishment specialists with high quality and meticulous craftsmanship.
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