SLK CEMENT CONFIRMS EFFICIENCY OF THE QUALITY MANAGEMENT SYSTEM
A branch of SLK Cement has received the certificate of conformity of its quality management system to the requirements of ISO 9001:2015 (GOST R ISO 9001-2015). This document certifies the efficiency of the company’s management system and the regulatory compliance of its products.
The quality policy of SLK Cement is aimed at manufacturing products in accordance with customers‘ standards and requirements. The main tool for achieving the specified aim is the quality management system that meets the requirements of GOST R ISO 9001-2015. In December 2020, the Omsk Branch of SLK Cement proved during the expert review that both its products and the company itself as well as its business processes complied with the high requirements GOST.
— The branch applies the QMS in the field of product manufacturing and sales. Consequently, it is this field that is certified, and the one that becomes the critical point for the certification body first, and then – for many stakeholders of the branch, and first of all, for our customers, — explained Eldar LATYPOV, CEO of Omsk Branch.
It has taken Omsk Branch over two years to create and implement its QMS. The development of the quality management system started from identifying its field of application and setting of measurable quality objectives. The company staff created certain tools to define uniform requirements for documents and their management procedure, elaborated production process maps. In doing so, the branch staff were taking into account the resources of the branch, its products, and also assessing possible non-compliance risks.
— Application of the quality management system is a strategic solution for Omsk Branch that could help to improve our performance, lay down a strong base for sustainable development, — commented Andrei Immoreyev, Director General of SLK Cement. — As a management tool, the QMS assures partners and customers that our products meet the topmost quality requirements.
The certificate issued to Omsk Branch of SLK Cement is valid until 2023, but the QMS certification body will carry out annual surveillance audits to make sure the QMS meets the GOST requirements.