ISO 9001 Certification
ISO 9001 certification was awarded to Dutch company DSD&M (Deep Sea Dredging and Mining) PMC late September 2011. This company, which develops and delivers remote-controlled deep-sea excavation tools and vertical transport systems, hopes that the certification will guarantee the quality of internal procedures.
DSD&M’s certified activities will “result in a better position” within the market and will make it possible to offer “specialist services and expertise to customers who stipulate such a requirement”.
ISO 9001 Benefits
It has been proven that businesses who acquire an ISO 9001 certification will see a number of benefits:
- Saves you money
- Enhances brand reputation and removes barriers to trade
- Increases customer satisfaction
- Streamlines operations and reduces waste
- Improves business performance and manages business risk
- Encourages internal communication and raises morale
ISO 9001 Standard
ISO 9001 is the best-practice specification that helps businesses develop a best-in-class- Quality Management System (QMS). The standard for which you need to comply against is called: ISO 9001 Quality Management Systems (QMS) Requirements.
ISO 9001 Documentation
Certifying yourself to ISO 9001 can be a tough process as there is a lot of documentation needed. The ISO 9001 QMS Quality Management System Documentation Toolkit contains over 60 documents which will help you accelerate the development and implementation of an ISO 9001 QMS. This toolkit contains a manual, quality management policies and procedures, plus the necessary forms, records and work instructions to speed up ISO 9001 certification process.