NYSE: BWC) announced today that their Manchester-based communications business in the UK has been awarded the first certification by BASEC
under the International Standard, OHSAS 18001 (Occupational Health & Safety Assessment Series 18001).
It also has many accreditation certifications such as KEMA, IPH, SASO, LPCB, CSA and BASEC
, among others.
Bahra Cables is the recipient of a number of accreditation certificates such as KEMA, IPH, SASO, LPCB, CSA, BASEC
, and others for its production of power cables, he added.
These cables, which are intended for applications requiring circuit integrity during a fire, are type tested and certified by LPCB, BASEC
and Lloyd's Register, manufactured to BS 7846 category F1 and F2 and comply with C-W-Z of BS 6387.
Idriss indicated that the company's products meet all international standards, as well as company received a number of accreditation certificates like: KEMA, IPH, SASO, LPCB, CSA, BASEC
, and others for its production of power cables.
Ducab is also the only cable manufacturer in the ME to obtain product type approval of a range of medium and low voltage cables to British Standards by BASEC
(The British Approval Service for Cables).
In 1998, as Ducab increased its overseas customer base, a requirement arose for the products to be BASEC (British Approvals Services for Cables)-marked.
BASEC certification The first requirement for obtaining product approvals is that the companyCOs quality management system be certified to ISO 9001 by BASEC.
The Abu Dhabi factory was recently awarded the ISO 14001 environmental management system certificate and an 18001 Occupational Health and Safety certificate by BASEC
(British Approval Services for Cables).