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Safety & Environment

Safety, quality and environmental responsibility are core principles at Modern American Recycling Services, Inc. A program of continuous improvements and frequent measurements supports both safety and quality performance.


  • Throughout the whole process emphasis is put on safety at all times, which means a safe working environment at all stages


  • Demolition of oil platforms and drilling rigs
  • Pre-cleaning and dismantling of ships
  • Collection of inland recycling


  • Transportation to recycling facility by sea or land, depending on project


  • Proper execution of materials to the highest standard as per Health, Safety and Environment (HSE) policies


  • Will ensure that all hazardous materials are disposed of in the correct environmental manner


  • Once the recycling process has been carried out and is completed, a final report will be issued.

Modern American Recycling & Repair Services, Inc.

Modern American Recycling & Repair Services, Inc.
(M.A.R.R.S.) has an effective and proven company-wide safety program:

  • Focused management-led effort to eliminate safety incidents
  • Comprehensive permit to work/job risk assessment (PTW/JRA) system
  • Mandated safety orientation program for all personnel accessing our facility, including employees, subcontractors, customers’ subcontractors and technical representatives, etc.
  • Constant improvement program, including full assessment of accidents and near misses to determine root cause and required corrective actions
  • Formal safety department with a designated, experienced department manager, dedicated competent persons, and EMT/paramedic trained personnel

ISO 9001:2015 Quality Certification
The ISO 9001 Intermediate Compliance Audit has been completed by TRC with zero findings.

Quality Assurance and Control
M.A.R.R.S. processes and procedures for quality assurance and quality control (QA/QC) have been effectively used on projects for all major regulatory bodies including:

  • American Bureau of Shipping
  • API
  • ASME
  • DNV GL
  • Lloyd’s Register
  • Bureau Veritas
  • ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management Systems Certification
  • Test and Inspection Plans (TIPs) are integrated with the project schedule
  • QA inspectors are included in day-to-day production meetings
  • Upper management is intimately aware of QA inspections, rejections, etc.
  • All shipyard welders are ABS certified
  • Less than one-half of one percent welding reject rate
  • American Welding Society (AWS)
  • Certified Welding Inspector on staff

  • American Society of Nondestructive Testing (ASNT)PT/MT/UT/VT Level II Inspector on staff
  • All foremen receive training in the facility’s QA/QC Program
  • Spatial Analyzer / Theodolite used for accuracy control


Modern American Recycling Services, Inc. and Modern American Recycling & Repair Services, Inc. are ISNetworld® accredited
ISO 9001:2015 Registered