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Quality and Safety in Kanoo Terminal Services


Certified compliance with ISO 9001:2015 – a globally recognized quality standard.

KTS is committed to creating quality solutions to support our customers in meeting the critical business requirements of the industries in which they operate. This commitment to quality is evidenced by our well-established Quality Management System (QMS) certified to ISO 9001:2015 – the latest version of the standard focusing on operational excellence and performance.

Workers checking the quality standard
Quality management system at Kanoo Terminals

Quality Management System

Our Quality Management Systems (QMS), based on common business processes and infrastructure, are subject to the global Quality Audit program and continual improvements. We are committed to delivering high quality Container depot, Logistics services, Special Projects, and Reefer container services that meets and exceed our customers requirements. We implement & integrate HSSE procedures in the QMS based on the ISO 9001:2015 standards and ensure periodical reviews to enhance customer satisfaction.

Health Safety Security and Environment (HSSE)

It is our belief that excellence in Quality, environmental protection, health, safety, security, and high ethical standards are fundamental to our business.

We are committed to:

  • Establish a safe, healthy, and secure work environment for all our employees, neighbors, and customers.
  • Comply with relevant HSSE legal and contractual requirements, ensuring business continuity for our customers through the consistent application of effective QHSSE related processes
  • Ensure that QHSSE risk management is embedded across all our operations and decision making
  • Sustainable QMS in compliance with SQAS standards with continual improvement
  • Maintain our facilities with optimal use of energy and natural resources.


Safeguards are created to protect our assets and the security of the facility in conjunction with legal requirements. The organization is committed to all applicable laws and regulations with respect to quality, environment, health, safety, and security.

SQAS Assessment

SQAS Assessment

KTS is a Gulf SQAS (Sustainability and Quality Assessment System) assessed company with high scores for all its locations independently.

Gulf SQAS is owned and managed by the Gulf Petrochemicals and Chemicals Association (GPCA). It is a key element of Responsible Care® applied to logistics operations. It Is a system to evaluate the Environment, Health, Safety, Security, and Quality (EHSS&Q) performance of Logistic Service Providers (LSPs) using standardized modular assessment questionnaires, carried out by independent certified assessors.

The Gulf SQAS avoids multiple assessments by individual chemical companies and encourages dialogue between LSPs and chemical companies based on the assessment results. It helps companies select new LSPs and offers a tool for evaluating continuous improvement.