Feb 4, 2018

KEO achieves ISO 9001:2015 certification for PMCM services across all markets

As part of its ongoing effort to deliver the highest quality of service and adapt to the fast-changing business environment, KEO International Consultants has obtained the ISO 9001:2015 certification for the delivery of its Project Management / Construction Management (PM-CM) services across all the GCC markets. KEO, a leading design, engineering and project management firm, has received the ISO 9001:2015 certificate from the Lloyds Register of Quality Assurance (LRQA), a certification body accredited by the United Kingdom Accreditation Services (UKAS).

Tahsin Al-Fakir, Senior Vice President of PM-CM at KEO International Consultants said: “This achievement aligns perfectly with our vision of leveraging our compliance and quality of service across all of our markets to provide our Clients with the highest quality of service possible. As we continue to foster a commitment to client satisfaction, we are very proud of this achievement by our Project Management / Construction Management teams, which underscores our drive for excellence. The ISO certification is a strong signal that our Clients and Partners can trust KEO to deliver our projects to the highest quality of services. It gives them confidence that we are fully focused on their needs and committed to international standards of quality.”

Mark Jamieson, Managing Director (MD) of the Project Management International (PMI) division said: ”KEO realises the value of best practices and continually makes permanent strides to implement world-class management systems to consistently enhance its service level. This is a true team effort as our goal-oriented team devised an ambitious roadmap and worked together towards achieving the ISO 9001:2015 certification. To put it simply: For our business, the outstanding achievement of obtaining this ISO certification translates into a clearly visible commitment by KEO to be the best: a commitment that KEO takes very seriously. This certification is a sign to our existing and potential clients of our profound commitment to quality.”

The ISO 9001:2015 certification provides guidance on implementing a quality management system focused on quality management principles including a strong customer focus, motivation of top management, a process approach, and continuous improvement and review to exceed client expectations.

The scope of this approval is applicable to: Program and Project Management; Construction Management; Construction Supervision; Sustainability Services; Commissioning Services; Design review and Technical Services.

KEO has been offering unparalleled project and construction management across the GCC for over 50 years now. The firm has worked on some of the most iconic projects in the GCC and helped clients achieve their vision of delivering the most complex and distinguished developments across the region.