The Quality Management System (QMS) certification, ISO 9001 certification is becoming very popular among the organizations of Sharjah, Abu Dhabi, Dubai, and other cities of the UAE. ISO 9001 certification is a proof of an effective QMS in an organization that aims at ensuring the quality of products and processes, meeting the customer’s expectations, and boosting the organization’s reputation in the market. The latest version of ISO 9001 was published in 2015, and hence, it is named as ISO 9001:2015.
How would a machine shop benefit from a Quality Management System based on ISO 9001 certification? Would it make sense to pursue formal certification after that? Would the benefits outweigh the costs and could enough savings be found to satisfy a cost-benefit analysis of your business? This article explains how to best use ISO 9001 for machine shops.
ISO Standards are widely in use across industry sectors such as manufacturing, healthcare, energy, services, IT organizations, and more. Companies around the world have seen the benefits of implementing ISO Certification in terms of cost reductions, technology adoption, employee productivity, and more. The wide variety of ISO Standards in the area of Quality Management, Energy Management, Environmental Management, IT Security, etc., are for organizations in these sectors to effectively optimize business operations and embrace international quality standards in daily business operations.
As a ISO certification body we don’t manufacture products. Instead our products are the reports we send to clients on completion of a project. You might think ISO 9001 certification is not quite as critical for us as it is to a company making physical products. However, as I will explain here, it’s just as important.
You are about to be put out to tender, or you want to win a contract with a new customer or government body, and you are not chosen because you do not have an ISO certification. It’s time to look into this, because missing out…