KUWAIT – Agility, a leading global logistics provider, has been awarded “Gold Award 2013” in the health, safety and environment (HSE) excellence category by the American Society of Safety Engineers-Gulf Cooperation Council. The annual award recognizes leadership, excellence and encourages exceptional performance in the field of health, safety and environment in private sector companies in the gulf region.
Agility was recently also awarded the “CEO Award for Health Safety and Environment 2013” in the contractors’ category by Kuwait Petroleum Corporation. Agility was selected for its outstanding commitment to maintaining high-standards of quality, health, safety and environment while serving its customers and stakeholders.
“It is an honor to receive these awards and to be recognized by the American Society of Safety Engineers and Kuwait Petroleum Corporation for our high standards of health, safety and environment,” said Ali Mikail, Senior Vice President, Kuwait and Levant. “These awards are a testament to Agility’s ongoing commitment to HSE and implementation of international best practice within our Kuwait operations.”
Agility brings efficiency to supply chains in some of the globe’s most challenging environments, offering unmatched personal service, a global footprint and customized capabilities in developed and developing economies alike. Agility is one of the world’s leading providers of integrated logistics. It is a publicly traded company with $4.8 billion in revenue and more than 22,000 employees in 500 offices across 100 countries.
Agility’s core commercial business, Global Integrated Logistics (GIL), provides supply chain solutions to meet traditional and complex customer needs. GIL offers air, ocean and road freight forwarding, warehousing, distribution, and specialized services in project logistics, fairs and events, and chemicals. Agility’s Infrastructure group of companies manages industrial real estate and offers logistics-related services, including e-government customs optimization and consulting, waste management and recycling, aviation and ground-handling services, support to governments and ministries of defense, remote infrastructure and life support.
For more information about Agility, visit www.agilitylogistics.com