Quality, HSE testing 1,021m2 facility launched at Abu Dhabi's KIZAD
Lab provides consultancy and auditing for quality standards, including HSE compliance across construction and building
Khalifa Industrial Zone Abu Dhabi (KIZAD), a subsidiary of Abu Dhabi Ports, and Abu Dhabi-based consultancy Aman Integrated Solutions, a subsidiary of NCC Group, have launched a high-tech 1,021m2 facility that will provide quality, conformity, and testing services.
The Aman Integrated Solutions Lab was launched by the UAE Minister of Climate Change and Environment, Dr. Thani bin Ahmed Al Zeyoudi; the chief executive officer of NCC Group, Tarek Al Goweiny; and the COO of AMAN Integrated Solutions, Muhammad Nassar.
The lab will provide trainings, consultancy, and auditing for quality standards, conformity verification, as well as health, safety, and environment compliance across the construction and building, oil and gas, F&B, industrial, agricultural, health, tourism, education, and government sectors.
The facility will also comprise sections for physical, chemical, biological, and environmental tests, with specialised information systems, equipment, and technical expertise.
The purpose-built lab is working towards adopting a 100% paperless process with the upcoming launch of an integrated mobile app through which customers can raise inquiry, track samples, process payment, and access analysis reports.
Commenting on the launch, Dr. Thani Al Zeyoudi, said, “Building our credentials as a leading scientific and research hub mandates the presence of reliable and high-quality lab facilities that can measure and ensure excellence on a sustained basis.”
Al Zeyoudi added: “Highly reliable testing facilities, such as Aman integrated Solutions Lab, contribute to raising consumer confidence in the quality and safety of products made and available in the UAE, and provide an example of how the private sector contributes to improving quality standards in the country.”
Industrial testing services holds a major market share driven by a growing manufacturing, F&B, oil and gas, chemical and fertilisers, metal and building material sectors, covering mechanical testing, metallurgic testing, chemical analysis, environmental and corrosion testing, endurance testing, electromagnetic compatibility testing, functional testing, non-destruction testing, and calibration testing.
According to Mordor Intelligence, the professional, scientific, and technical services industry is one of the largest industries in the UAE, accounting for 2.6% of the national GDP, and is expected to register a CAGR of 3.81% through the next five years.