OTI México, Guatemala and Chile – Pass ISO 9001: 2000 Audit.
OIL TEST INTERNATIONAL- LATIN AMERICA SEPTEMBER 2004;We are very pleased to announce that following the certification audit carried out during the 14th to the 21st September 2004 in Mexico, Guatemala and Chile by ABS – Quality Evaluation (ABS- QE); we have been recommended to receive certification, and we should receive our certificate in a period of 4 to 6 weeks. This is a highly satisfying result after developing our quality management system and business processes in accordance with the quality standard ISO 9000: 2000. This has covered all aspects of our business from identifying client requirements, training of our staff, operation planning, equipment and tools, storage of samples to issuing of all internal and external documents.
Our System of Quality Management has improved our service in three important ways: Firstly, it has allowed us to identify and therefore to control the processes that have a direct impact on the service provided to the client. Secondly, to help us optimize the handling of our resources as part of our development strategy planned for the region. Thirdly, it helps us to fulfill the local quality standard as well as the international one with regards to labor law, environmental and security requirements.
This is a welcome step in our continuing commitment to fulfill the strictest existing international standards of quality management, to offer our existing and potential clients.