As per our plan, we are preparing all our sites to be SQAS assessed under the transport service module.
The SQAS survey yielded a 30 per cent success rate for Almajdouie Logistics.
Confirmatory factor analysis (CFA) was conducted to examine the factor structure of service quality and verify the dimensionality of the SQAS
We remain committed to achieving our 2015 Sustainability Goals, which makes strong provisions for the local protection of human health and the environment, and our decision to partner with Tristar and champion its SQAS certification reflects that," he added.
Eugene Mayne, group chief executive-Tristar, said: "We are proud to be the first transportation company in the region to be fully SQAS certified and we are thankful for Dow's encouragement and support throughout the process.
The SQAS certification only serves to validate our systems and processes which have been in place and continuously improved over a decade old relationship," Mayne added.
The facilities in Frankfurt, Stuttgart, Munich, Hamburg and Bremen were also audited by SQAS requirements.
We plan to put further stations of DHL's European network through the SQAS certification process in the upcoming months", explains Volker Oesau, CEO Middle & Southern Europe, DHL Global Forwarding.
The SQAS standard puts emphasis on the safety and environmental aspects of the transportation and storage of chemicals and goes beyond ISO 9001:2008 and ISO 14001:2004 (quality and environmental management systems) requirements.