ISO/TS 29001 certification is the quality management standard for organizations working within the oil, gas and petrochemical industry supply chain. ISO/TS 29001:2011 provides additional requirements to ISO 9001 specifically intended for the petroleum, petrochemical and natural gas industries.
For organizations working within the oil and gas industry supply chain, certification to ISO/TS 29001 represents a significant opportunity for standardization and improvement. First published in 2003, it was developed by ISO and the international oil and gas industry, led by the American Petroleum Institute (API).
As a leading provider of management system certification and associated training services to the petroleum, petrochemical and natural gas industries, backed by Lloyd’s Register’s knowledge, experience and expertise in the oil and gas industry, LRQA should be your ultimate choice to certification to the ISO/TS 29001 international technical specification.
Benefits of ISO 29001
- Best Practice – it is envisaged that it will become the common basis for the industry’s quality management systems requirements worldwide so helping to reduce or eliminate multiple assessments with the additional benefits of reduction in disruption to the business, associated paperwork and costs.
- Competitive edge - increasingly, organizations within the supply chain will need certification against this standard in order to secure contracts.
- Continual improvement – development of a quality management system that provides continual improvement, emphasizing defect prevention and the reduction of variation and waste in the supply chain and from service providers.
Why choose LRQA for ISO 29001?
Trusted experience - LRQA has been at the forefront of standards development and a market leader in QMS certiﬁcation and training for more than 25 years. More than half of the world’s top 200 companies choose LRQA. And, we’re backed by Lloyd’s Register, the leading authority on safety, asset reliability and business performance across the energy supply chain – from oil fields and pipelines to refineries, power stations and manufacturing.
Technical expertise – Our oil, gas and energy industry assessors and technical specialists have some of the most extensive management systems experience in the world. As part of Lloyd’s Register, our specialists offer deep asset knowledge, technical expertise and ability to generate value quickly, helping our clients’ asset management and safety assurance as they tackle some of the largest, most complex engineering challenges in the commercial world.
Accreditation – ISO/TS 29001 is offered as an unaccredited certificate
Proven client satisfaction – Year after year, LRQA clients continue to report overall satisfaction rating of our service and technical support.
Impartiality and objectivity – With no shareholders of our own, we are independent and impartial in everything we do. We are committed to acting with integrity and objectivity at all times.
Assessment methodology – LRQA helps you manage your systems and risks to improve and protect the current and future performance of your organization. Our approach is built on three pillars and extends the focus beyond the certificate to an assessment approach designed to help organizations meet their strategic objectives.