Mid-August of this year was marked by a significant event for Dniprospetsstal - from 12 to 15 of August the company has successfully passed through the certification audit of quality management system in compliance with international standard ISO 9001: 2008.
Multi-faceted and thorough inspection of the production and management units and processes of our enterprises was conducted by auditors «TÜV Thüringen», it showed that the modern management practices application is given an adequate attention at Dneprospetsstal. Improving the of products and processes quality has systematic approach , strategic development projects are planning and implementing as well as projects of modernization and reconstruction of equipment.
Auditors checked the operation of the quality management system in steel making shops - SMS-2, SMS-3; in the rolling shop, heat-treatment shop, forge & press shop, adjustage metal processing shop; departments and offices of the Company.
Auditors noted the high level of production in warehousing, effective organization of the staff learning process. Also program of energy saving developed and implemented at the Company was evaluated positively, projects of presses modernization that was completed in the forge & press shop.
At the same time, auditors noted our weaknesses that require improvements and corrective action.
Effectiveness of the corrective actions will be verified by the certification body in the first supervisory audit of the QMS in August 2015.
It should be noted that PJSC DSS is the owner of quality system certificate since 1996. And since that time carries its obligations adequately. This certification helps to improve the competitiveness of our products in the domestic market and the markets of the CIS countries, and in the markets abroad.