The International Register of Shipping (IRS)has successfully passed the audit for its ISO 9001:2015 certification. With it, IRS maintains its ability to provide service to its clients in a consistent and professional manner.
IRS CEO Bijimon Punnoose received the certificate, which was awarded to him by AJA Registrars, Inc. after the successful completion of the audit on the 27thof June 2018.AJA Registrars is the ISO-certifying body that performed the audit on IRS.
Mr. Tolga Turkelleri, Head of the Quality Department stated “The external audit for ISO 9001:2015 certification of IRS has been carried out at IRS THO Miami between on 25-27 June 2018 with satisfactory result and IRS has been certified ISO 9001:2015 certification by AJA”
The ISO 9000 set addresses various aspects of quality management and contains some of ISO’s best-known standards. The standards provide guidance and tools for companies and organizations who want to ensure that their products and services consistently meet customer’s requirements, and that quality is consistently improved. The ISO 9001:2015 is a worldwide standard for quality management that relies on the principle of ‘continuous improvement’ to ensure high quality service of an organization. Some key changes between ISO 9001:2008 to 9001:2015 are an increased emphasis of achieving value, enhanced leadership requirements, risk-based think and documentation requirements to name a few.
Established in 1993, the International Register of Shipping (IRS) is an independent classification society working with the objective of safeguarding life, property and the environment. It ensures the viability of its clients by providing classification, certification, verification, training, advisory and other risk management services.