Absolute Rigging and Transport specialises in turnkey and logistics solutions that focus on efficiency and security, operating in Namibia and South Africa; from Cape Town, Durban, Port Elizabeth, East-London to Gauteng.
The Absolute Group, a BEE 100% PDI ownership company, was founded in July 2009 by Armien Hassiem. His family has been synonymous within the transport industry in the Western Cape since 1924, trading as Hassiem Transport. He became involved in the transport industry in 1996, starting a rigging division in 1998 after he bought his first crane truck. In 2005 he was co-founder of the company Rig Perfect cc, which became a market leader in the rigging industry of the Western Cape. After selling his shares in Rig Perfect (Pty) Ltd., he started Absolute Group and is actively involved in the day-to-day management of the company. Armien believes that personal supervision, experience in the industry and the latest certified equipment, ensures superior returns and a safe service to clients.
Our Vision is to improve total brand value through innovation that not only ensures a complete delivery of consumer value and customer leadership, but a secure and more efficient service than our competitors. This vision is supported by our fundamental principles of organisational excellence and core values, providing the foundation for all of our activities.
1. Excellent Customer Service
We always put the customer first, through striving to satisfy customer needs, delivering the best quality product and ensuring competitive prices.
2. Pioneering Technology
We aim to exceed expectations to deliver an innovative product that performs beyond what is required.
By constantly improving and introducing new ideas and methods that result in the performance of activities on a higher and safer level, we simultaneously create a safer environment for our customers and employees.
We commit to our word and deliver on our promises to ensure customer satisfaction.
5. Extending Possibilities
Along with connecting people and products, we aim to continuously improve performance within every area and at every level of business.
Absolute Rigging & Transport is guided by a relentless focus on our five imperative values:
1. Meeting our commitments
We strive to implement critical initiatives to achieve our vision. In doing this, we will deliver operational excellence and provide a customer experience to meet or exceed our commitments to the many constituencies we serve.
2. Driving Employee Core Values
All of our long-term strategies and short-term actions will be molded by a set of core values that are shared by each employee and every associate. Staff development and training is a key focus and creates room for growth. We acknowledge the importance of our employees, providing a healthy and creative work environment that respects diversity in the organisation. This space ensures that our employees are valued and fairly compensated.
3. Quest for Excellence
Our performance is guided by a clear and concise strategic statement for each department as well as a need for high standards within all operational and staff functions.
4. Diverse Workforce
To guarantee our quest for excellence; we hire, develop and retain a diverse workforce of the highest calibre.
5. World-class Status
Each operating function employs metrics to define and implement processes to achieve the highest level of performance.