Transneft Western Siberia received a quality management system compliance certificate in oil and petroleum products transportation services. The enterprise’s system entirely complies with the requirements of the international standard..
The certification audit was performed by the Russian division of DQS Holding GmbH, an international audit and certification company. The auditors highly assessed the enterprise’s ability to render consistent oil and petroleum products transportation, storage and compounding services.
Dmitry Khrychev, Acting Chief Engineer, Deputy Director General for Commodities and Transportation of Transneft Western Siberia, noted that one of the main activities of the enterprise is securing uninterrupted oil and petroleum products transportation to final consumers - refineries. “All the parties of commodity transportation operations - suppliers, transporting enterprises and consumers - are interested in quality of the rendered services. We perform our obligations in strict compliance with the requirements of the RF (Russian Federation) laws, international contracts and intergovernmental agreements,” - he said.
To increase effectiveness of the management system for the rendered services, the enterprise implements a set of activities oriented to capacity extension, improvement of transportation processes and equipment used in these processes. Besides, metering and quality control of raw hydrocarbons and their processing products are being automated: automated commercial metering systems, information processing systems, systems for preparation of reports to management authorities are used. Monitoring of internal and external factors, able to influence rendering oil and petroleum products transportation services, is performed. Much attention is paid to observation of high level of industrial facilities’ safety. Regulatory framework of the quality management system of Transneft Western Siberia is being improved according to the Policy for Oil and Petroleum Products Transportation, implemented in January 2017. The enterprise has established the process of timely response to appeals of consumers and other interested persons.
The certificate of compliance of the Company’s quality management system for oil and petroleum products transportation services with the requirements of GOST R ISO 9001:2015 has been issued to Transneft Western Siberia for three years. Recertification audit will be performed at the end of this period.