The UWP board manages a strategy that guides the actions of staff and management and provides a flexible decision-making framework.
Targets are defined and progress regularly monitored in five integrated strategic focus areas:
Aligning UWP for sustainable growth;
Investing in our people;
Delivering value to company stakeholders.
UWP has been ISO 9001 Quality Management System certified since 2007. The company has an active environmental management system and is working towards EMS 14001 accreditation.
At UWP we strive to be recognized as a leading provider of sustainable, value-adding engineering solutions in Sub-Saharan Africa to “Enhance the Quality of Life” of the people we serve.
To this end, we will
Grow the company in a sustainable manner;
Engage with our clients and all company stakeholders to remain relevant to their needs and aspirations;
Manage our business with integrity and in compliance with the requirements of the countries within which we operate;
Invest in the development of our employees and the communities we serve;
Be mindful of the sensitivity of the natural environment;
Provide appropriate engineering solutions.
Quality and innovation are the drivers of our company. We rigorously monitor, evaluate and continually
improve our performance and effectiveness in order to enhance the quality of life of the people we serve.