Industry first for Orion Group
Industry first for Orion Group division
Project management arm records worldwide certification
Orion Completions & Commissioning Management Services (OCCMS), a specialist division of Orion Group, has become the first company of its kind to receive a global certification from the British Standards Institution (BSI).
OCCMS has become the first completions and management company to receive the Quality Management System ISO 9001 certification a management framework recognised in more than 170 countries worldwide.
OCCMS provides completions and commissioning management consultancy services to worldwide projects such as major construction, engineering and energy schemes.
Representatives from BSI recently presented the OCCMS management team John Todd and Barry Cann with their certificate at Orion Groups Inverness headquarters. Orion Group was also presented with the ISO 9001:2008 certificate due to the company consistently meeting high standards of management practice.
Barry Cann, Managing Director of OCCMS, said: Achieving this certificate is a global first for a completions and commissioning management provider, and puts OCCMS head and shoulders above our competitors. It will bring benefits not only to Orion Group, but to our clients around the world in providing business and management efficiency on their CAPEX projects.
Andrew Launn, Compliance & Risk Director BSI Management Systems UK, said: I congratulate the Orion Group on achieving their ISO 9001:2008 registration. These certificates are not easy to earn, and the team at Orion has put a great deal of hard work into ensuring the business is compliant. This should tell Orions customers and all other stakeholders that they are dealing with a business that is up with some of the worlds finest as being compliant with the standard that details best practice in quality management.
OCCMS is part of the Inverness-based recruitment specialists Orion Group Scotlands leading recruitment company that specialises in providing expert contract staff to engineering, energy, aerospace, rail, construction, mining, IT and telecoms projects around the world.
In January 2008 Orion Group was named number one for engineering recruitment in the UK as a result of contracts worth 136.5m by Recruitment International magazine. It also cemented its position as Scotlands top recruitment agency for the second year running with a total turnover of 175m.