VisionWood International, UAE’s premier joinery product manufacturer and part of Al Shirawi Contracting Co., has been awarded the global ISO 9001:2008 certification. The certification confirms that VisionWood has met the requirements of the ISO standard for its Quality Management System across its operations.
Receiving the ISO certification from Shawqi Sajwani, EFQM Assessor and Dubai Excellence Program jurist, Evie Boustantzi, General Manager of Al Shirawi Contracting, said “This achievement is a proud testament of our uncompromised commitment to quality, as it showcases our assurances to provide the highest quality products and services to our clients and further establishes VisionWood as a leader in high quality solid timber and custom made products. It is also a significant milestone in our continual efforts to improve and reflects our on-going investment in cutting edge technology, development and process maturity.”
VisionWood International completed the certification process in over a 6-month period. In order to achieve ISO 9001:2008 certification, companies must establish that they have implemented effective quality management systems across all areas of their business, including facilities, people, training, services and equipment. VisionWood’s certification process was carried out in partnership with Bureau Veritas, an accredited registrar and included many hours of preparation and assessment of internal process and procedures. Employee trainings and audits were also reviewed across all functional levels.
“Delivering quality products and servicS has always been our passion and VisionWood has been demonstrating it with its world-class benchmarking achievements like its Q-Mark certification for fire rated doors and FSC certification for its commitment towards handling timber from sustainable forests”, remarked Krishna Kumar, General Manager – Quality & Business Excellence.
VisionWood International, a part of Al Shirawi Group of Companies, is production facility known for its quality wood products and where all the manufacturing is performed under a “Q- Mark” certified factory.