Al Ittefaq Steel is the first Saudi steel company to obtain the SUSTAINABLE REINFORCING STEEL CERTIFICATION for the production of Hot Rolled Steel Bars for the reinforcement of concrete. Also achieved the prestigious RESPONSIBLE SOURCING CERTIFICATION of Construction Products. These certificates are the results of an accredited, independent and impartial scheme with the objective of improving the environmental, social and economic management of steel producers and processors as well as improving the performance of products.

Al Ittefaq Steel also creates history by receiving ‘One Rosette’ award in its first attempt of certification, which is very rare among steel companies and extremely difficult to achieve. This achievement reflects the efforts made by the company to ensure significant improvements in energy, environmental, social and good employment practice measures assessed through the independent SCS assessment process By CARES, UK. It provides confidence to client's procurement teams, specifiers and construction consultants and certified performance data becomes available to them. Since the requirements of ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and ISO 45001 (or OHSAS 18001) are also met, these certifications assures consistent achievement of product compliance, improve the consistency of products, enhancement of existing system, good business practice and competitive edge. This achievement is to open lots of business opportunities, as it will expand the list of available projects to participate in.

Al Ittefaq Steel is one of the key suppliers of steel products in Saudi as well as Middle East and Far East markets. The new certificate will cement its position in the market and open new horizons as well.