Rickmers Marine Agency Lanka (Pvt) Ltd has been granted the ISO 9001 – 2008 certification by Germanisher Lloyds. ISO 9001. “This standard is an international benchmark of quality and recognises the world class product that Rickmers and its subsidiaries provide its clients,” the company said this week.
The certification followed a comprehensive assessment by Germanisher Lloyds of the systems, processes and work ethic of the company.
The certification was formally presented by Lal De Silva, Country Manager for Germanisher Lloyds Sri Lanka to Capt.Niranjan Gunewardene the Manager of RMAL at a ceremony in Colombo.
Rickmers Marine Agency Lanka, commenced business in 2007, as a joint venture between Ceyline Sri Lanka, and Global Management Ltd Cyprus.
The company started its operations by providing crew management services for ships from the global shipping giant Rckmers Hamburg.
The company’s growth over these past three years has been outstanding by employing several hundred seafarers (officers and seamen) on board a variety of vessels.