Alba kicks off camping season
Manama, December 10, 2011
Aluminium Bahrain (Alba) has announced the launch of its annual camp 2011-12 at the campsite in Sakhir as part of its commitment to employee welfare.
The Alba Camp includes eight small tents for families and one large tent for department use, and each tent is equipped with camping requirements.
After inaugurating the camp, Alba chief executive, Laurent Schmitt said it will remain open for the next three months and available for the use of all Alba employees.
Also present at the opening ceremony were members of Alba’s executive management team, managers, Alba labour union and other company officials.
Commenting on the opening, Schmitt said, "The Alba Camp has been opened for the benefit of each and every member of our workforce whose hard work and team spirit enabled the company to be one of the top aluminium smelters in the world."
"Our commitment to employee welfare and satisfaction remains a top priority, and the camp is a tangible expression of appreciation to our workforce," he stated.
"Alba employees along with their families are invited to register for the camp. And from our part, we will be providing meals, wood for camp fire, games for children and other recreational facilities to guarantee enjoyable times for all camp visitors," he added.-TradeArabia News Service