Our environmental, health and safety management systems are a key factor in our decision-making processes.

Traditionally leadership comes from the top down, however, at UPI leadership in safety starts with each individual employee. Safety is one of our top core values. We are committed to the health and safety of our employees, subcontractors, customers, and community. We will continually improve our processes, demonstrate leadership, and promote comprehensive safety. We will require individual accountability, expect all employees to adhere to our safety standards, and actively participate in and support the advancement of our health and safety practices. Safety is the responsibility of all employees, including both top management and the individual craft worker.

Our approach is geared toward providing the following services:

  • Full time project safety and environmental representation and management
  • Our safety professionals continually assess the workplace for potential hazards which impact employee safety and take immediate corrective actions steps to resolve any conditions, all corrective actions are reviewed as well with the employee based to ensure heighten awareness and non-reoccurrences
  • Work with clients to develop site-specific plans for continuous improvement of safety processes

Critical Safety Values

The UPI Critical Safety Values sets out simple and clear “dos” and “don’ts” covering activities with potential safety risk within our organization. These rules were created by UPI Employees and have been put in place to ensure consistent behaviors are followed to prevent the kind of incidents that could result in a serious injury or a fatality. Implementation of these rules is part of UPI’s commitment for continuous improvement in Safety and has a tangible contribution to strengthening our safety culture. The commitment of the Critical Safety Values affirms UPI’s commitment to a strong safety culture.

Quality Management System

UPI has developed and refined our Quality Management System consisting of robust procedures, processes and standards for management and control of engineering, design, procurement, construction management and commissioning of onshore, offshore and power assets worldwide.

UPI is ISO 9001 Certified, and we are delivering projects in accordance with Client’s requirements, statutory, regulatory requirements, and ISO 9001 requirements.

The ISO 9001 Quality Management Standard produces numerous benefits to UPI, including:

  • Improved Processes
  • Better Decision-Making
  • More Revenue and Profit – Clients want Quality!
  • Support for Other Industry-Specific Standards
  • Better Credibility and Improved Perception
  • Meets Requirements for Government Contracts
  • Reduces Costs
  • Smoother Ordering and Client Interaction
  • Greater Client Satisfaction