Tokyo Freight Services WLL, the leading freight services provider in Qatar has successfully achieved certification to international standards ISO 9001:2015, OHSAS 18001:2007 and ISO 14001:2015 for its Integrated Management System (IMS).
ISO 9001:2015, OHSAS 18001:2007, ISO 14001:2015 standards are widely recognized international standards for Quality Management and customer focus, Occupational Health and Safety Management and Environmental Management respectively.
The assessment and certification of Tokyo Freight Services was done by Quality Austria, an accredited and reputed certification body.
The certificates were handed over to Abdul Rauf Muthanikkat, General Manager of Tokyo Freight Services WLL by Eckehard Bauer, Executive Vice-president of Quality Austria Worldwide, and Zeljko Cvjetinovic, General Manager of Quality Austria Middle East during a presentation ceremony in the presence of several other company officials at Tokyo Freight Services Corporate Office.
The ISO Certification hand over for Tokyo Freight Services WLL was attended by: Mr. Eckehard Bauer (VP Quality Austria), Mr. Zeljko Cvjetinovic (GM Quality Austria Gulf), Prabath De Silva (Technical Manager/Auditor Quality Austria Gulf), Mr. Abdul Rauf Muthanikkat (GM), Mr. Hanif M. Cherlottil (BDM), Mr. Pradeep Kumar (Commercial Mngr), Mr. Hyder Oorothil (Moving Mngr), Mr. Goutam Sur (Project Mngr), Ms. Rechell Mejoc (MR), and Mr. Sridar Padmanabhan (HSE Rep) from Tokyo Freight Services WLL.
Speaking on the presentation ceremony, Mr Abdul Rauf, GM of Tokyo Freight Services WLL said, this is another milestone we have achieved with the great effort and support of our dynamic, enthusiastic and dedicated team. The organization is continually growing and it is indeed an imperative decision to solidify our foundation by ensuring proper quality systems are in place.
Mr. Bauer said, “On behalf of Quality Austria, I congratulate the top management, IMS team and employees of Tokyo Freight Services for achieving certification to these international standards. Through these upgraded management system standards, organizations can ensure that the most important risks are identified adequately, ensure process and service conformity and enhance customer satisfaction, while actually enabling the organization to seize opportunities.”
Mr. Sunil (GM of Quality Austria Gulf) said, “In addition to conformity to the requirements of these international standards, central success factors such as system performance and effectiveness were considered during the audit. The certification process verified that a detailed framework for planning the organization processes, implementation and performance evaluation are in place, and are being continuously monitored and improved”.
About Tokyo Freight Services
Tokyo Freight Services WLL commenced its business in 1992 and is now one of the leading freight forwarding and shipping agents in the Country. Being a fully licensed, insured Freight Forwarder and NVOCC Operator, the Company offers a wide range of experiences in providing total global logistics solutions in Freight forwarding via sea, air and land both import and export, Shipping activities, Customs clearance services of general cargoes, hazardous/dangerous goods, foods and perishable products, Warehousing and distributions, and Local transportation of break bulk, containerized cargoes, and less container load shipments.
Moreover, Tokyo Freight Services WLL is one of the few operators in the region to have memberships from all these logistics bodies namely, Federation Internationale des Associations de Transitaires et Assimiles (International Federation of Freight Forwarders Associations) or FIATA, World Cargo Alliance (WCA), Marco Polo Line (MPL), i-Cargo Alliance, World Freight Group (WFG), International Association of Movers (IAM).
Having accreditations from premier global authorities in the logistics industry and the professional approach to work and strategic processes have assisted the Company to acquire these certifications at a faster phase than any other contenders in the region.
About Quality Austria
Quality Austria Training, Certification and Evaluation GmbH holds official Austrian government accreditation by BMWFW (Federal Ministry of Science, Research and Economy) in the field of management systems according to ISO 17021, for personnel certification to ISO 17024 and for products according to ISO 17065. We have the broadest accreditation scope in Austria and as an accreditation body we are committed to ensure independence and objectivity.
Quality Austria was founded as a limited company for training, certification and evaluation in 2004. It includes the four organizations OQS, OVQ, OQA and AFQM and stands for competence in the fields of quality, environmental and safety management and relating to the industry standards. Our close relationship with the partner organizations IQNet, EOQ and EFQM enables the mutual exchange of topical and global know-how.
On a global scale, Quality Austria cooperates with over 100 member organizations in almost 50 countries. Thanks to regional management, its own offices an exclusive partner, Quality Austria is also represented onsite in Eastern and South Eastern Europe, Northern Africa, Asia and South Africa, Asia and South America. Quality Austria covers the three business areas of certification, evaluation and validation, provides training and individuals' certification as well as information, expert knowledge and service. This means that Quality Austria is a one-stop shop for comprehensive services. More than 500 trainers, auditors and assessors and technical experts combine know-how specific to standards and sectors with a significant focus on practical issues. This secures successful implementation within the organization. To know more about Quality Austria, go to www.qualityaustria.com