Shell Bitumen Solution Centre receives ISO Certification for Quality Management
Apr 28, 2011
The Shell Bitumen Solution Centre has been awarded the certification of ISO 9001:2008, a globally recognized standard for Quality Management System, for its Bitumen Product and Application Solution Development and Technology Delivery Support Services.
The certification was given by TÜV SÜD PSB Philippines, Inc., an international service provider in the area of product testing, product inspection, management system certification and assessment, in a simple handover ceremony held recently.
“This is a very significant quality management milestone, as it affirms our commitment to ensure product quality for our customers,” said Shell Specialities Country Business Manager Randy Anastacio
Shell Bitumen Regional Technology Manager Yut Janyajarasporn adds, “Trust that this will strengthen more our product quality and make our clients more confident on our products and services.”
The Shell Bitumen Solution Centre, located at the Bitumen Import Facility (BIF) in Shell Tabangao Refinery, is fully equipped to develop bitumen emulsion products and applications solutions required for road construction and maintenance. The Solution Centre is a showcase of Bitumen’s technology and product quality, and has been visited by several road consultants, contractors and road engineers from different district engineering offices nationwide to study the latest advancements in bitumen products and solutions. It is also accredited by the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) Bureau of Research and Standards for quality testing of aggregates, asphalt, and Instapave job mix design.
The Solution Centre in Tabangao, Batangas is one of the four Shell Solution Centres in Specialities business. The others are located in Bangkok, Thailand; Beijing, China; and Strasbourg, France.
In photo are (L-R) Shell Bitumen Import Facility Plant Supervisor Wencie Alano, Technology Development Manager-Products Ann de Chavez, , Shell Country Butimen Business Manager Randy Anastacio, Technology Development Executive- QA/QC/GPC Janet facilities Engineer Marco Garcia, Product Engineer Michelle Padrilan-Visaya, and Laboratory Technician Ralph Pineda.
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