Case Study: Sumisetsu Philippines, The First Organization to Become ISO 9001:2015 Certified in the Philippines
“Plan ahead. Meet the requirements of the new system. Follow compliance and risk assessment system.” – Mr. Takuro Suzuki, President of SPI
About the company
Sumisetsu Philippines, Inc., better known to customers as "SPI", is an electrical and mechanical contractor, with its head office in Makati City, Philippines. Incorporated in 1990, SPI is an affiliate of Sumitomo Densetsu Co. Ltd., a company established in Tokyo, Japan in 1950 to address the electrical and other system needs of buildings. SPI is licensed as a Category A contractor under the Philippine Contractors Accreditation Board. It has nearly 250 employees.
Working with SGS
SPI is the first organisation in the Philippines to become ISO 9001:2015 certified. They started their journey to ISO 9001 Quality Management System certification in 2001. In 2003, they achieved their first ISO 9001 QMS certificate, with SGS as their certifying body.
Why ISO 9001:2015?
SPI aimed to become ISO 9001:2015 certified with the following targets in mind:
- To ensure that SPI’s existing management system conforms with the requirements of the new standard, signifying robustness and relevance
- To confirm that SPI has effectively implemented its planned management systems
- To confirm that the management system is beneficial toward achieving the policy objectives set by the Company
For more information, please contact:
Roger S. Villanueva
SGS Philippines, Inc.
t: +63 2 784 9400 local 711
SGS is the world’s leading inspection, verification, testing and certification company. SGS is recognized as the global benchmark for quality and integrity. With more than 85,000 employees, SGS operates a network of over 1,800 offices and laboratories around the world.