First Subsea works to the requirements of ISO 9001:2008, ISO TS 29001 (Petroleum, Petrochemical and Natural Gas Industries - Sector specific technical specification) and API Q1 (Specification for Quality Management System for Manufacturing Organisations for the Petroleum and Natural Gas Industry) to ensure it consistently meets the highest quality standards across the industry as expected by our clients, and as such, our Quality Management System is currently certified to:
  • ISO 9001:2008 - Quality Management Systems - Requirements
  • API Q1 Specification - Specification for Quality Management System for Manufacturing Organisations for the Petroleum and Natural Gas Industry 
Also, in 2012, First Subsea achieved ABS 2009 approval for forgings over 500mm diameter used in subsea mooring; the first company worldwide to receive this approval. Find Out More 

Health, Safety and the Environment

First Subsea is committed to providing a safe working environment for our employees and visitors, and ensuring that our activities have minimal impact on the environment and our and our HSE Management System is currently certified to:

To deliver on our HSE commitments, we will:

  • Demonstrate HSE leadership in behaviours, activities and accountabilities
  • Provide adequate resources to maintain a safe place to work, safe systems of work, safe equipment and a safe working environment
  • Ensure that HSE hazards are identified and regular assessments of risks are undertaken
  • Consult and promote HSE awareness with our employees to encourage best practice
  • Ensure compliance with our statutory duties
  • Regularly review our health and safety policy and safety performance
  • Encourage all employees to support our environmental policy



Company Objectives and Policies

First Subsea company objectives:

  • Ensure that First Subsea is the preferred supplier for our clients
  • Improve our profitability
  • Grow our business every year
  • Continuous improvement of our safe working culture
  • Employee development
  • Employees’ are charged with realising, supporting and upholding First Subsea's values and objectives
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