Kardemir Karabuk Iron and Steel Industry and Trade Inc. (KARDEMIR), IATF 16949 Automotive Quality Management System and ISO TS 22163 International Railway Industry Standard Management System (IRIS) certificates. KARDEMİR became the first company in the iron and steel industry to receive the ISO TS 22163 International Railway Industry Standard Management System Certificate.
KARDEMİR offers new products to automotive, defense and railway sectors by directing increasing production capacities to high value-added products. took.
As a result of 73 certification activities carried out by a project team of 8 people, KARDEMİR successfully passed the external audits carried out by TÜV NORD, IATF 16949 Automotive Quality Management System and ISO TS 22163 International Railway Industry Standard Management System, which was given to organizations providing production and service to the automotive and railway industry. and became the approved supplier for both sectors.
Kardemir national and international markets for a separate prestige of winning the IATF 16949 Automotive Quality Management System and ISO TS 22163 International Railway Industry Standard Management System certificates in a ceremony held in KARDEMİR Education Culture Center, General Director of TUV NORD Turkey General Manager KARDEMİR by Reza Chairman Huseyin Soykan's was presented.
General Manager of KARDEMİR Hüseyin Soykan said that the ISO TS 16949 International Railway Industry Standard Management System certificates given to KARDEMİR for the first time in the iron and steel industry with the IATF 22163 Automotive Quality Management System, which is owned by a small number of manufacturers in the automotive sector, will strengthen KARDEMİR's competitiveness in both domestic and export markets. .
Stating that KARDEMİR, together with the obtained documents, can sell the steel qualities produced for both the automotive and railway sectors to the main and sub-industry users operating in this sector, Soykan said, “It is important to produce, it is more important to produce efficiently, but it has the necessary management systems and certificates to sell. you have to be. If you cannot manage your processes in accordance with international standards, you cannot produce sustainable production. These documents we received are the indication that KARDEMİR has the highest quality and sustainable production in all production processes from the design to maintenance of its products for the automotive and railway sectors. ”
“We became the 16th manufacturer in the world in the production of railway wheels”
Stating that all management systems examine the ways of doing business and control what is done and how, Soykan said: “As it is known, we also brought the first national railway wheel to the railway sector after the rail. We became the 16th manufacturer of the world in the production of railway wheels. Again, we started to produce new steel grades for the automotive industry with our work groups and R&D activities. The two management system certificates we received proved that these two production processes were carried out with the highest quality in our company. Tens of business processes from production to supply processes, from quality to human resources have been examined, inspected within this scope, and the quality of our products and production processes for both sectors has been registered as a result of meticulous work. ”
Soykan thanked the project team for their hard work and efforts in obtaining the documents and KARDEMİR employees and audit teams who brought all the business processes to the level of the request of the standards for the successful completion of the process, and said that 8 employees were trained over 822 thousand hours on 13 different subjects during the 12 month.
TUV speaking at a ceremony NORD Turkey General Manager of the Consent President especially ISO TS 22163, noting that the International Railway Industry Standard Management System Certificate of iron and steel industry for the first time KARDEMİR to be, "the factory of the first KARDEMİR first ISO TS in the sector 22163 International Railway Industry Standard Management We are very proud to issue the System Certificate, ”he said.
Emphasizing that the IATF 16949 Automotive Quality Management System and ISO TS 22163 International Railway Industry Standard Management System documents that KARDEMİR has been entitled to receive are not an ordinary piece of paper, the President said: “There is a terrible effort and effort behind this document. 73 people have many months of effort. I would like to thank the KARDEMİR Board of Directors, its general manager and the entire KARDEMİR team for contributing to this process. These documents suit well to KARDEİR, one of the most established companies of the Turkish industry. ”
Following the speeches, TÜV NORD General Manager Rıza Başkan presented the documents to Soykan, the General Manager of KARDEMİR, and thanked the project team.