The new 2015 revision of ISO 9001, brought right up to date in response to vast changes in technology, business diversity, and global commerce, promises to be the most effective user-friendly and relevant quality management system yet.
Every feedback from viewers and users of the standard has been very positive. “It’s a game-changer,” says Simon Feary, Chief Executive at the Chartered Quality Institute in the UK, and Alan Daniels of Boeing who represented the International Aeroscope quality group on the ISO 9001 revision subcommittee sees it as a real improvement that will lead to a more robust. This is a wonderful opportunity for the organization to refocus that a quality management system really works. This is an exciting event and important news for all. The latest 2015 revision gives the jewel of quality management keeping it relevant and bringing it right up to date with today’s connected world.
Welspun is a technology and system-driven company, as a quality management system is set up and embedded into our business for sustainability. It helps us to establish our corporate brand and also received an award. The ISO certifications have created the framework in which to expand our business globally, making us the biggest manufacturer of large diameter line pipes in the world. ISO 9001 has helped us harness the vision that lies at the heart of our business. According to the Director-General, the system helps us to count our success and see changes and also to focus on quality through scientific methods to address the needs of our customers.
Keeping up the good work
As Welspun, quality controller the system is not just about certifying the product instead it refers to continuously monitoring each stage of the production cycle to get a premium product. Continual improvement means we regularly calibrate and validate our works.
Nothing to hide
The degree of quality can only be obtained through mutual transparency and the system help us to set up a digital method which can ensure transparency, as a result, we can satisfy our customers need. Our clients also run regular audits which help us to calibrate our system on a routine basis.
Daring to commit
Our quest for continual improvement means that upgrading quality. The new system helps us minimize our business risks through purchasing raw materials and delivery. In addition, it also helps us to establish a system which can alleviate risks during production when our staffs work. More significantly the system centers on answering the inside and outside cases which can affect the quality of our products.
(Source: Nov-Dec 2015 ISO focus page 6-14)