ROAD PAVEMENT FORUM FOURTEENTH MEETING – 20 & 21 NOVEMBER 2007 SESSION: TECHNOLOGY IN PRACTICE SESSION SETTING STANDARDS FOR READYMIX AND AGGREGATE SUPPLY. Presented by: Nico Pienaar Director – Aspasa & Sarma. SETTING STANDARDS. Corporate Governance
FOURTEENTH MEETING – 20 & 21 NOVEMBER 2007
SESSION: TECHNOLOGY IN PRACTICE SESSION
SETTING STANDARDS FOR READYMIX
AND AGGREGATE SUPPLY
Presented by: Nico Pienaar
Director – Aspasa & Sarma
There are some companies that take pride in doing things right.
Corporate Governance is vital to business in South Africa.
High Standards are needed and these include:-
King II and the JSE Securities Exchange (SA) Listing requirement are the guidelines.
“Striving to achieve excellence in ethical and legal conduct throughout the industry”
“To Encourage the sound economic development of the industry”
- Improved production
- Market stats
Aspasa recognises that environmental stewardship of natural
resources serves as the foundation of sustainable development.
Accordingly Aspasa and its members commit their operation to:
ASPASA is fully committed to contribute and co-operate within the quarry
and mining industry in order to provide safety information and systems, to
ensure that no operating condition or situation can ever justify endangering
the life or health of anyone.
ASPASA’S objectives are:
HEALTH AND SAFETY – ASPASA
ASPASA ISHE 18001 – AUDIT
- specific questions
- measures compliance
- gives instant results
- gives an action list to the operation to work from.
- increases the awareness to members of legislation.
- raises stand of the industry.
- addresses issues such as Silicosis & NIHL.
- is cost effective.
- In the past - not compulsory
3. Often found that guilty parties are big companies in construction industry, municipalities and government departments.
Producer Members of SARMA shall be bound by the
Metric tons (ready mix)
Now all in one audit + Road Transport.