|By Marketwire .||
|November 7, 2012 02:45 PM EST||
MAIDENHEAD, UNITED KINGDOM -- (Marketwire) -- 11/07/12 -- As a leader in the building materials industry, CEMEX UK has chosen to expand its contractor management program with PICS. CEMEX globally provides high quality products and reliable service to customers and communities throughout the Americas, Europe, Africa, the Middle East, and Asia.
The company aims to find solutions to serve the needs of their customers, and create value for stakeholders, by becoming the world's most efficient and innovative building materials company.
"CEMEX UK has selected PICS to prequalify our contractors across a number of our UK business units, including Aggregates, Building Products, Cement, Ready Mix and Asphalt. The PICS solution will make a significant contribution to our program to improve health and safety across our business," said Andrew Taylor, Health & Safety Director, in the U.K. "CEMEX UK is delighted to be working with PICS and are fully supportive of the Contractor Database solution that PICS is delivering across our sector, supporting the MPA's (Mineral Products Association) 'Safer by Partnership' initiative."
"CEMEX produces and distributes building materials in more than 50 countries," says Ian McKinnon, Executive Director PICS EMEA. "PICS will provide CEMEX UK with a world-class contractor management solution, which fully meets their requirements and contributes to the successful roll out to the industry wide solution."
PICS is a global contractor management consortium committed to improving Health, Safety, Environment and Quality. PICS' prequalification and auditing services have become the standard in many industries, including: Chemical, Oil & Gas, Power, Construction, Mining and Manufacturing. Access to thousands of vendors' prequalification information is housed online at www.PICSauditing.com. Founded in 2003, PICS is the world's fastest-growing, full-service contractor prequalification company. PICS is headquartered in Irvine, California, with offices in Houston, Texas; Calgary, Canada; Abu Dhabi, UAE; Johannesburg, South Africa; Maidenhead, U.K.; Munich, Germany; Paris, France; Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; Sydney, Australia; Singapore; Tokyo, Japan and Hong Kong, China.
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