We make business with respect for our surrounding environment and employees. As a global player and contributor to society, we focus on making sure that the impact we make is positive
In 2011, Blue Water Shipping finalised its Code of Conduct, and initiated the global implementation of these our ethical guidelines. The initial implementation was done through the publication of our Code of Conduct.
The Code of Conduct is available to our suppliers on this website. A printed copy is available at request from Blue Water's People & Culture Department or can be downloaded below.
A healthy workforce is vital for our success, and we encourage our employees to be active, have fun, create social relations internally and strengthen our teamwork and culture through sports activities.Download (pdf)
Every Blue Water employee has the right to a safe workplace with a minimum of risks. We are committed to keep working for improvements, provide training and education for all employees, and we encourage a ‘zero incident' workplace.
Our standards for safety are accessible for all offices and employees at all times through our Global Management System.Download (pdf)
Blue Water is focused on continuously reducing environmental impact based on defined improvement targets.
Our initiatives include a proactive effort to reduce waste, consumption of energy, usage of fuel and prevent spills. Also, we motivate clients and suppliers to give priority to environmentally friendly transport solutions.Download (pdf)
Quality is an important aspect in Blue Water’s daily efforts to create the best solutions for all clients.
We have defined quality objectives and planned activities applying for all Blue Water offices in the world. To achieve the standards we aim for, we have a Global Quality Policy stating our aim and means to achieve and fulfil our quality objectives.Download (pdf)
Blue Water's HQ in Esbjerg, Denmark is certified according to ISO 9001:2008 (Quality), ISO 14001:2004 (Environment) and OHSAS 18001:2008 (Health & Safety). We strive to give our business the best support, when it comes to tools and standards, and we have a corporate process in place to assist during a certification project of 8-12 months.
We are business driven and the business chooses whether a certification process should be initiated. Several of our strategic locations are certified, and we expect more locations to follow in the future.Download (zip)
The Sustainability Reports show the status of Health, Safety, Environment, Quality and CSR-related topics. The report highlights our progress with the UN Sustainable Development Goals, the overall policies for the area and the Global Business Risks in Blue Water Shipping.
If you have any questions related to the reports, please do not hesitate to contact Group HSSE & Quality at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Download yearly reports below: