HOUSTON, Nov. 21, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Loran International, a Houston-based offshore equipment and supplies company; has reached its goal of ISO 9001:2008 certification with the assistance of quality service management consultant QUALACO, Inc.
ISO 9001:2008 certification allows Loran to implement a quality management system that will improve communication between employees, management and customers. Each employee in the company is provided with quality policies and procedures that works to ensure uniformity and efficiency when it comes to serving the needs of each customer.
QUALACO specifically focuses on providing oil & gas companies with the tools needed to streamline their quality control and communications to serve clients of all sizes. The ISO 9001 consulting services from QUALACO have helped Loran maintain a high level of customer satisfaction.
"Their approach was greatly appreciated as it allowed Loran to remain focused on our core mission while the necessary work of creating a new quality mission was put into place," said Loran human resources manager Michael Barrett about the company's experience with QUALACO.
Barrett noted that their personal representative from QUALACO was particularly helpful during the certification process. The consultant provided Loran with services including interviewing employees to ensure understanding and compliance with the quality management system, writing of new procedures to improve business practices, creation of a manual designed with ISO 9001:2008 standards in mind and working with the ISO registrar auditor on behalf of Loran.
Loran International sells a wide range of industrial-grade equipment and appliances to the offshore drilling, exploration, and marine industries. Loran International is located in Houston, Texas, and has been providing the offshore and marine industries with kitchen, galley, laundry and crew quarters equipment and supplies for over seventeen years. It is their goal to provide the highest quality equipment and appliances, for the best prices, with outstanding customer service.
About QUALACO, Inc.
QUALACO, Inc. is a Houston consulting company that focuses on providing clients in the oil & gas industry with quality management systems. The experienced and knowledgeable professionals work closely with clients to help them achieve ISO 9001 certification. QUALACO's primary mission in working with clients is to help businesses understand the value of ISO 9001 certification and implementation. Many companies avoid implementation due to the belief that quality management systems are too time-consuming to provide benefits, and QUALACO has been tasked with pointing out the positives that certification has had for its clients. ISO 9001 consulting services start with a free consultation and business analysis.
Media Contact: Marie Giordano, QUALACO, 281-919-1623, firstname.lastname@example.org
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