Saudi ICT infrastructure company Tawal has been awarded the ISO 14001 certificate, the international standard that specifies requirements for an effective environmental management system (EMS) in line with the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) best practices. Tawal has successfully developed an EMS as per the ISO 14001 guidelines, ensuring the company manages its operations in an eco-friendly and sustainable way, limiting its impact on the environment.
ISO 14001 is an internationally recognized management system for environmental performance requirements. The certificate has been awarded to Tawal for implementing a successful EMS that helps quantify, monitor and control the environmental impacts of their operations while improving efficiency and ensuring compliance with international and local rules and regulations. Gaining the certification also adds credibility to the company by demonstrating that the organization is meeting environmental standards.
TAWAL COO Saeed Alshehri highlighted Tawal’s role in environmental conservation, saying: “We have a duty toward the environment, requiring us to contribute to the reduction of negative environmental impacts by following the best operational practices. We are delighted to receive the ISO 14001 certificate, which comes in line with one of Tawal’s strategic missions to make a positive impact in local communities and ensure environmental sustainability by contributing to community development and promoting renewable energies.”
Naif Alenazy, general manager of operations and maintenance at Tawal, added: “Obtaining the ISO 14001 certification confirms our endeavors to ensure working within a sustainable approach to preserve the environment. It shows our clients, partners, and community the extent of our commitment and responsibility toward the environment. And it motivates us to extend our efforts to find ways to reduce environmental pollution.”
Tawal is a leading Saudi ICT infrastructure company that offers state-of-the-art ICT infrastructure solutions to a growing industry. The company claims to be well-positioned to lead the next hi-tech transformation by offering the ideal answer to customers in search of a reliable and cost-efficient ICT infrastructure that would ensure optimal operations for their business. Currently, a key player in the Saudi telecommunications infrastructure industry, Tawal aspires to extend its coverage to embrace the whole region.