HOUSTON--(ISO 9001:2008 certification for its Quality Management Systems. The certification positions the company to continue its growth in Latin America, where some operators now require certification. Valerus also received ISO 9001 certification for its Bay City, Texas, and Bogota, Colombia facilities in 2011.)--Valerus, a world leader in integrated oil and gas handling services, has announced that Valerus Mexico has become its third facility to receive
“We believe our ISO 9001 certification coupled with our technical expertise on complex, integrated projects differentiate us in the market as one of the only providers that can offer the services, expertise and quality processes and systems to ensure we meet our customers’ expectations.”
Valerus has worked in Mexico since 2004, installing and operating over 150,000 hp of compression facilities in addition to providing production equipment, processing and treating and operations and maintenance services in the country.
“Earning this designation underscores Valerus’ commitment to our customers that we will continue to deliver innovation and reliability to support their needs for the collection, processing and distribution of oil and natural gas,” said Patricia Martinez, vice president of Latin America for Valerus. “We believe our ISO 9001 certification coupled with our technical expertise on complex, integrated projects differentiate us in the market as one of the only providers that can offer the services, expertise and quality processes and systems to ensure we meet our customers’ expectations.”
The scope of the certification covers the supply, operation and maintenance of equipment utilized by the oil and gas industry and certifies that core processes have been implemented, including design assurance, supply chain, fabrication, assembly and shipping, supported by management processes, quality systems, human resources, lean, HSE and maintenance.
Valerus is a worldwide leader in integrated oil and gas handling solutions. Products and services include reciprocating compressor packages, production equipment, gas processing solutions, liquid separation systems, turnkey services and a variety of professional field services. Its mission is to develop tailored solutions for its customers by combining the most experienced people with innovation and quality equipment. Valerus is committed to achieving the highest standards in health, safety and environmental responsibility. More information is available at www.valerus-co.com.