Protenders and QCC ink partnership deal
Move backs government plans to improve safety and sustainability in construction industry
ProTenders has signed signed a partnership agreement with Abu Dhabi Quality and Conformity Councill (QCC).
The deal, which was signed a the Big 5 exhibition in Dubai, supports the UAE Government in improving the sustainability and safety of the construction industry by showcasing certified products, companies and projects in a centralized and easily accessible online platform.
“In just a few clicks, ProTenders members and other companies can now identify and source any of the thousands of QCC-certified products faster than ever, thus further increasing the efficiency, sustainability and safety of the construction industry,” said Karim Helal, CEO and founder of ProTenders.
QCC is responsible for developing quality infrastructure and raising awareness on quality standards in Abu Dhabi.
“The Abu Dhabi Trustmark issued by QCC enables products manufacturers and suppliers to present evidence of meeting appropriate quality, safety and environmental performance standards for Abu Dhabi's built environment.
“Showcasing QCC certified products on the ProTenders database will help to drive the adoption of product certification schemes that enhance the quality of infrastructure in Abu Dhabi and support local and international industries in meeting relevant statutory requirements”, said Abdulla Al Muaini, executive director of conformity scheme services at QCC.