Quality management system description
Business activities of ESKM AK CORPORATION, LLC (hereinafter: Corporation) within the quality area are represented by arrangement and implementation of construction and installation jobs, electric installation works, and adjusting services, as well as thermal installation jobs, repair works, and engineering (design) services at energy objects (nuclear facilities, thermal power plants, substations, and energy transmission lines of any voltage class), constructional objects and industrial facilities, vessels, and other water crafts. These activities are provided in compliance with the requirements of normative and technical documents within quality management system (QMS), issued by the Corporation, current legislation, and provisions of Russian government authorities.
QMS in ESKM Corporation is certified for compliance with the requirements of ISO 9001 since 2000. Now, the certification body – certifying association «Russian Register» – certified ESKM Corporation in its certification system and ROSATOMREGISTER for compliance with the requirements of GOST R ISO 9001 — 2015 (ISO 9001: 2015); for execution of activities at foreign facilities, ESKM Corporation is certified by the international certification body «IQNet» for compliance with the requirements of ISO 9001: 2015.
QMS of the Corporation covers structural and autonomic sub-divisions, involved in the production activities. These sub-divisions are located both in Russia (Krasnodar, Taganrog, Volgodonsk) and abroad. Business management at nuclear power objects and remote facilities is performed by the representative offices of the Corporation. Representative offices are currently located in Moscow, Volgodonsk, Novovoronezh, and the Republic of Belarus.
In order to confirm correspondence of QMS of the Corporation to the requirements of GOST R ISO 9001-2015 (ISO 9001:2015), sub-divisions of the Corporation undergo scheduled audits, arranged by certification agencies. In compliance with the plan there are also scheduled internal audits, held by auditors from the quality assurance department and other sub-divisions of the Corporation.
Quality management in the Corporation is oriented towards meeting the needs of customers by means of preventing of products and services non-conformity at each stage from manufacturing process to after-sales services.
The leadership of the Corporation provides necessary amount of material resources, financial assets, and labor forces in order to ensure effective operation of the quality management system.
Each year the top management delivers evaluation of performance and effectiveness of the quality management system. This evaluation favors continuous development of the Corporation and improves its competitive ability.
The quality policy of the Corporation determines main goals and tasks, as well as strategies and tactics of the Corporation within the quality issue. In order to improve competitive ability of the Corporation, bring customers’ satisfaction and expectations to the maximum level, and expand the productivity scale, the quality policy of the Corporation includes the obligation of the top management to continuously improve performance and effectiveness of the QMS in order to maintain it functional and constantly promote business activities of the Corporation.
Environmental management system
ESKM AK Corporation, LLC (hereinafter: Corporation) has developed, integrated and realized the system of environmental management (hereinafter: EMS).
EMS is a part of the Corporation’s management systems. It adds the environment into the scope of management activities.
EMS of the Corporation includes a number of planned and coordinated management activities, procedures, and documents, stating certain reliabilities, functions, recordings, and resources, which are required for prevention any negative effects on the environment.
EMS of the Corporation covers all spheres of its business activities; it involves both structural and autonomic sub-divisions of the Corporation, located both on the territory of Russia and other countries.
Environmental policy of the Corporation refers to the basic frame for determination of the Corporation’s development strategy, planning of its business activities in the sphere of environmental protection for both short-term and long-term periods.
Occupational Health and Safety Assessment System
Occupational Health and Safety Assessment System (hereinafter: OHSAS) of ESKM AK Corporation, LLC (hereinafter: Corporation) has the conformity certificate in compliance with the requirements of GOST R ISO 45001-2020 (ISO 45001:2018) and GOST 12.0.230-2007.
OHSAS of the Corporation is an effective tool, which ensures labor safety and occupational health during the operating process: protection of life, health, and operating capabilities of personnel, ensuring safety operating processes, preventing workplace injuries and occupational diseases.
OHSAS of the Corporation includes the OHSAS policy, OHSAS instructions, internal processes, organizational standards and procedures, and external regulations, which are parts of the regulatory framework, required for effective operation and continuous development of OHSAS of the Corporation.
The policy of OHSAS of the Corporation determines the strategy of the Corporation’s development, planning of its business activities, related with occupational safety within both short-term and long-term time frames.
The policy of OHSAS of the Corporation covers obligations of the top management to continuously improve OHSAS in order to increase its productivity, minimize occupational risks, provide rational approach to management organization, and ensure personnel safety.