11 Jul, 2019 by Jill Viray
Royal Cargo successfully passed the certification audit under ISO 14001:2015 – Environmental Management System after a two-day audit conducted last April 11 and 12, 2019 by the representatives of TÜV Rheinland Philippines, Inc. namely Mr. Jayzer Aquino, Mr. Orlan Tiongzon and Ms. Mary Grace Balobalo.
The audit focuses on the action plans for achieving environmental objectives and targets, environmental aspect and impact assessment and actions to address risks and opportunities.
The certificate was awarded by Mr. Tristan Arwen Loveres, Managing Director and Ms. Jimalaya Quizon, Customer Care Officer of TÜV Rheinland Philippines, Inc. last July 8, 2019. Present in the awarding were Mr. Michael Raeuber, Chairman of the Board and Group Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Mark Khambatta, Chief Operating Officer for Freight Forwarding, Contract Logistics and Road Freight, Mr. Andrew Raeuber, Deputy Chief Operating Officer for Freight Forwarding and Customs Clearance, Mr. Raymond Palisoc, QMS Manager and Mr. Andrew Valenzuela, HSSE Manager.
According to Mr. Michael Raeuber, Chairman of the Board and Group Chief Executive Officer of Royal Cargo Inc., being aware of the environmental responsibilities is necessary and to demonstrate his commitment to protecting the environment, he is supporting the implementation of EMS programs.
The QHSSE (Quality, Health, Safety, Security and Environment) Team spearheaded by Mr. Raymond Palisoc, QMS Manager and Mr. Andrew Valenzuela, HSSE Manager thanked the management for their continuous support in providing guidance and direction to the company’s environmental management system and their support to the implementation of EMS programs and activities, respectively.
ISO 14001 is the international standard that specifies requirements for an effective environmental management system (EMS). It provides a framework that an organization can follow, rather than establishing environmental performance requirements.
Royal Cargo is also ISO 9001:2015 – Quality Management System certified.