July 23 - Jumbo Shipping has achieved the ISO 9001 qualification for the tenth consecutive year.

The line received a gold award for maintaining the quality management standard, which is designed to help organisations ensure that they meet the needs of customers and other stakeholders.

"It's always great when the hard work and professionalism of the teams operating within the company are recognized, both internally and externally," said Patrick van Eerten, Jumbo's director of operations and offshore, adding that the company would "do our utmost" to obtain the ISO 14001 certificate, which focuses on environmental management systems.