In accordance with the requirements of the international standard ISO 9001:2015, JSC “Afrikantov OKBM” has established, documented, introduced and maintains a quality management system (QMS).
The main purpose of the QMS is to ensure effective functioning of interrelated processes and procedures, which are part of the system, in order to achieve the high quality of products and ensure Customer’s satisfaction.
The QMS is applied at all stages of product life cycle, from designing to disposal, and by all company departments involved in product designing, fabrication, delivery, and after-delivery servicing. The highest priority of the QMS at OKBM is provision of safety, reliability and long service life of company’s products.
For the first time OKBM was certified by «TÜV CERT» International Certification Authority, Germany, in 2001. According to certification procedure the certification authority annually conducts supervisory audits. Certification reaudits are carried out every three years.
The next certification audit was conducted by LLC “Intercertifika-TÜV” in association with “TÜV Thüringen”, Moscow, Russia, accredited composed of “TÜV Thüringen e. V. Certification Authority” (certification trademark – «TIC» - TÜV International Certification).
Based on the results of the certification procedure the QMS of JSC “Afrikantov OKBM” has been certified by the international standard EN ISO 9001:2015.
At the end of november 2017, a re-certification audit was carried out as per results of which the auditor signed a resolution to issue a new certificate of conformity of quality management with DIN EN ISO 9001:2015 requirements.
Functioning of the QMS is supported by a complex of regulatory documentation, which includes:
- quality management policy;
- quality management purposes’
- quality manual;
- process maps;
- QMS enterprise standards;
- quality assurance programs for nuclear power objects.
Supervision of QMS operability is ensured through internal audits.
The enterprise applies control procedures necessary to confirm the compliance of product characteristics with the established requirements at all stages of product life cycle. QMS processes are continuously monitored.
The QMS of OKBM is analyzed at regular intervals at different levels. Analyses are performed to evaluate QMS actual condition and compliance with the requirements of ISO 9001, and to identify measures aimed at increasing its effectiveness.