Environment Policy

Category: About us

VICPAD TECHNOLOGIES LIMITED is an indigenous engineering outfit in WEST AFRICA, delivering thermal insulation, fabrication welding and a range of specialist services in the oil and gas, manufacturing and power sector of the Nigerian economy.

VICPAD TECHNOLOGIES LIMITED is actively committed to continual improvement and seeks to use materials, products, processes and services that conserve the natural environment.

Objectives: The firm will implement practices that promote economic security, social betterment and environmental stewardship and will strive for continuous improvement of performance in these areas.

To deliver this, VICPAD TECHNOLOGIES aims to:

  •        Set a sustainability strategy for the firm
  •        Be a leader in sustainable development in areas relevant to its business 
  •        Work with its clients to pursue, promote and develop sustainable business outcomes 
  •        Promote sustainable practices
  •        Use its skills and influence to improve the built environment and to maintain the integrity and quality of cultural          environments
  •        Hold its performance accountable to its staff through objective measurements
  •        Report on its sustainability performance and achievements
  •        Operate within a management system that is registered as meeting the requirements of ISO 14001.

 

OUTCOMES:

                In meeting these objectives, VICPAD TECHNOLOGIES will:

FOR ITS CORE BUSINESS

  •       comply with legal and other requirements that relate to its environmental aspects
  •       provide value to clients by building upon its reputation for integrated design and a holistic approach to projects
  •       deliver projects recognized for their sustainability credentials, in line with client expectations
  •       evaluate projects with respect to their sustainability risks and opportunities and, where appropriate, work with the         client to deliver a more
  •       sustainable outcome
  •       achieve performance that ensures the firm's economic, environmental and financial viability.

FOR ITS PEOPLE

  •       employ and retain staff who have a high degree of awareness and expertise in sustainability for all disciplines               practiced
  •       provide ongoing education and training for all staff on sustainability issues relevant to the firm's businesses
  •       support innovative approaches to implementation of sustainability strategies on projects.

FOR ITS FACILITIES

  •       endeavor to prevent pollution
  •       aim to use resources efficiently and to minimize waste, usage of water, energy and other consumables
  •       implement a strategy to move towards minimizing carbon emissions in its operations
  •       implement a strategy for the firm to move towards sustainable procurement of the goods and services used in             its operations.

FOR ITS EXTERNAL RELATIONSHIPS

             Engage with organizations that practice sustainability and that enable the exchange of ideas and the promotion of sustainability leadership  across its businesses implement a strategy to work on community projects that achieve sustainability goals. This policy will be displayed within our offices and project sites and brought to the attention of other stakeholders as required.