PHILMETAL GETS ISO 9001:2015 CERTIFICATION RECOMMENDATION
Philmetal Products, Inc. is proud to announce that we have passed an in-depth set of assessments to achieve the endorsement for ISO-9001:2015 certification for our quality management system.
This is an important milestone for Philmetal that reflects our high quality standards and dedication on improving our business procedures. Quality and on-time delivery remain our highest priority and we are proud to say that we excel at both. This is reflected in our repeat business and high customer satisfaction ratings.
Philmetal’s commitment to quality, service, and continual improvement is exemplified by the ISO certification recommendation. The new standard is more than just an improvement on the old quality management system; it is a transformative business management system based on several quality management principles. Top management is expected to give leadership, focus, and measurement with a customer-centric approach. Philmetal has always performed at the highest levels of quality and efficiency which leads to the commendation of the ISO certification. The accreditation will be an important component in our ongoing efforts to provide innovative, high-quality, and customer-focused goods and services.
WHAT IS ISO 9001?
ISO 9001 Quality Management System (QMS) is the world’s most popular quality management standard, with over one million certified organizations in 180 countries worldwide. It provides a quality management framework that companies can use to ensure the quality of their products and services is consistent. Companies choose ISO 9001 certification to show that they have taken due care to maintain high standards. This reduces the chance of product faults and recalls or service shortcomings and ensures that your customers can buy with confidence.
WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS OF AN ISO 9001 CERTIFICATION?
- Demonstrate your organization’s ability to consistently meet and exceed customer expectations
- Minimize the risk of purchasing a poor product or service
- Attain significant improvements in organizational efficiency and product quality by minimizing waste and errors and increasing productivity
- Boost your sales potential
Our ISO 9001: 2005 certification audit was conducted by TÜV Rheinland Philippines**
TÜV Rheinland is a global leader in independent inspection services, founded 145 years ago. The group maintains a worldwide presence of more than 20,000 people; annual turnover is nearly EUR 2 billion. The independent experts stand for quality and safety for people, technology and the environment in nearly all aspects of life. TÜV Rheinland inspects technical equipment, products and services, oversees projects, and helps to shape processes and information security for companies. Its experts train people in a wide range of careers and industries. To this end, TÜV Rheinland employs a global network of approved labs, testing and education centers. Since 2006, TÜV Rheinland has been a member of the United Nations Global Compact to promote sustainability and combat corruption.
**Source: TÜV Rheinland Philippines
Philmetal Products, Inc., a subsidiary of Philsteel Holdings Corporation, engaged in roll-forming, slitting, shearing and fabrication of metal building products and systems such as roofing, cladding, floor decking, steel framing system and a host of steel sections and bended accessories that are integral parts of the building products. The manufacturer of supremely global and proudly local brands; Steeldek Series, Colorbond Pre-Painted Roofing System, and Galvaframe, with main manufacturing facilities located in Carmona, Cavite; Calumpit, Bulacan; and Talisay, Cebu.
Philmetal’s Galvaframe® System offers Durable, Affordable and innovative solution for CREBA’s aim to address housing backlog
Philmetal Products, Inc. highlighted the innovative Galvaframe System during the 28th National Convention of Chamber of Real Estate & Builders Association (CREBA) held recently at Waterfront Hotel and Casino in Lahug, Cebu. This year’s theme is “A Home for Every Filipino: 10 Million Homes by 2040”, a timely topic considering the country’s widening housing backlog , and in celebration of October as the National Housing Month.
CREBA National President Noel Toti M. Carino said, “The CREBA National Convention has always been known for its unprecedented initiatives in support to national development goals.”
With this urgent requirement for government and the private sector to provide more housing developments, Philmetal offered a viable solution that can help out in CREBA’s objective of delivering 10 Million homes by the year 2040.
The Galvaframe® Wall Framing System is a patented house framing solution from Philmetal that offers a sustainable and more cost-effective solution that can address the discrepancy of affordable housing for the growing population of the Philippines. The modular system uses light gauge steel made from prime materials manufactured by the Philsteel Group of Companies, and was accredited by AITECH as a durable, economical, and easy to install innovation to replace conventional house framing.
Philmetal Sales Director Rommel T. Bulalacao explained how the Galvaframe® Wall Framing System is a practical option. “The Galvaframe® Wall Framing System allows for intelligent and quick building process without the need for heavy tools or equipment during assembly. This advanced solution for both drywall and cast-in place concrete construction methods is engineered to resist 250 km/hr wind speed with its concrete shear wall system and load bearing capacity walls. Also, Galvaframe® addresses the needs of mass housing projects that are resilient against typhoons and earthquakes.”
The Galvaframe® Wall Framing System includes Wall and Truss Framing, Roof & Ceiling Framing, Floor Joist Framing and Roof Systems.