About Us, Core Values, Our Services

Independent Laboratory providing services in the fields of Materials Testing and Inspection Services, Chemistry, Microbiology & Environmental Testing, NDT, Geotechnical Investigations, Equipment Calibration and Water well Drilling, maintenance and testing.

ABOUT US

AL HOTY ANALYTICAL SERVICES (AAS) is a Bahraini company formed in 1982 under the commercial registration no. 12392-2 with Mr. Mohamed Taqi Murad as a sole proprietor.  It is also registered with the Ministry of Works – committee for organizing engineering professional practice under license no. EPP/BN/57.

A recognized market leader in the kingdom in the fields of independent Materials testing, Chemistry, Environmental, Microbiology Testing, NDT, Calibration and Geotechnical investigation, we employ and retain fully qualified and experienced staff to offer professional, prompt, quality and competitively priced services to our Clients. AAS also offers Water well drilling, maintenance and testing services.

AAS management system meets the requirements and is certified to ISO 9001:2008 by Bureau Veritas, Bahrain and is accredited to ISO/IEC 17025:2005, General Criteria for the competence of Testing and Calibration Laboratories with Certificate Nos. TL-398 and CL-132 by International Accreditation Services, USA (www.iasonline.org).

AAS aims to provide unparalleled levels of service within the Kingdom of Bahrain and throughout the Gulf Region. We endeavor to offer consistently high quality services at competitive rates whilst maintaining our total commitment to health and safety and protection of the environment.

QUALITY STATEMENT & CORE VALUES

For more than three decades of operations, Al Hoty Analytical Services (AAS) have gained much experience in the Gulf Region and have preserved our commitment to quality service we provide to all our Clients. Our fundamental business strategy is building long-term client relationships.

Al Hoty Analytical Services (AAS) Quality Management System (QMS) meets AAS policies, the customers requirement, Local regulations, ISO 9001:2008 and ISO 17025:2005 requirements. Extensive training and monitoring at all laboratory departments ensure effective implementation of the QMS.

Scheduled internal audits are performed on all quality management system elements. Accreditation, certification, and licensing bodies also perform audits to ensure conformity to the applicable standards or regulations. In addition, clients are welcome to perform audits to verify compliance with their project requirements.

Customers selecting to conduct tests and calibrations in our lab can expect the following benefits:

  • Advanced and sophisticated equipment;
  • Quick turnaround time of results;
  • Technical resources and expertise to solve problems;
  • Quality Service;
  • Value for money;
  • Accuracy of calibrated equipment;
  • Confidence in the test results;
  • Extended support after tests/calibrations.

CORE SERVICES AND EXPERTISE

Our laboratories offer a wide variety of testing capabilities which range from in-house to field testing, on land and offshore, marine surveys, geotechnical and site investigation. Various disciplines and activities are mainly categorised as follows:

  • Materials Testing and Inspection (Soil, Aggregate, Cement, Concrete, Asphalt, Metallurgy, etc).
  • Chemistry, Environmental and Microbiology tests.
  • NDT Services including Advanced NDT techniques.
  • Geotechnical Services.
  • Calibration Services.
  • Water well drilling, maintenance and testing.
  • Other Analytical Services.

QUALITY POLICY

AL Hoty Analytical Services (AAS) is committed to achieve total customer satisfaction and to maintain a reputation for integrity, honesty and quality consciousness to our Clients. We are dedicated as a team to maintain compliance with all applicable legal and other requirements.

We want to achieve this by:

  •  Maintaining high level of workmanship and professional practices, ensuring accuracy of test results following quality procedures and relevant international standards or Client’s specifications using well-maintained and calibrated equipment.
  • Documenting all the testing activities carried out, as per the applicable procedures and test methods.
  • Undertaking continuous employee training and assessment to ensure procedures are maintained to the highest standard.
  • Providing adequate resources to ensure that the quality of the technical services is maintained.
  • Complying with ISO 9001, ISO/IEC 17025 and continually improving the effectiveness of the management system through customer feedback, proactive management reviews andinternal audits.

HEALTH, SAFETY AND ENVIRONMENTAL POLICY

Al Hoty Analytical Services (AAS) is committed to preventing accidents and cases of work-related ill health of any of its resources, including employees and physical assets and providing adequate control of health and safety risks arising from work activities.

In fulfilling this commitment, management provides and maintains a safe and healthy work environment, consistent with the Occupational Health and Safety Act, the Regulations for Construction Projects and any other applicable legislation. We will strive to eliminate any foreseeable hazards which may result in property damage, accidents or personal injury / illness.

Actions to achieve this commitment involve:

  • Adequate training is provided to employees to ensure their competency to do their work. All employees will perform their jobs properly in accordance with established procedures and safe work practices at all times.
  • Consultation with employees about health and safety conditions is in practice. Riskassessments are communicated to all employees to their full awareness and necessary actions.
  • Implementation of emergency procedures – evacuation in case of fire or other significant incident.
  • Proper maintenance and ensuring that all plants, equipments, machineries and other substances in use are safely stored.
  • Health and safety poster is displayed. First-aid box are provided and located at certain locations. Health and safety is shared and is the direct responsibility of all managers, supervisors, employees, contractors and our clients. I trust that all of you will join in a personal commitment to make safety a way of life.