CERTIFICATE API 6D
Valvulas Saval is proud to be the first company in Colombia with the certification API 6D for Ball Valves. We have done a continuous work looking for the improvement of all our processes from planning, design, manufacture and delivery of the product. We have review every detail of our operation in order to be able to provide to our clients a product of the highest quality. Due to the vision of our top managers, the effort and qualification of our human capital; and our facilities’ capability; today we can say to our clients that our products conform with all the quality standard required by the industry.
API Spec 6D
Nº Licencia: 6D-1128
Scope: Ball Valves
The commitment to customers is our priority, therefore Valvulas Saval implemented and maintained between 2013 and 2016 a quality management system that meets the highest industry standards in the oil sector, by meeting the requirements of API -Q1 specification accredited by the American Petroleum Institute ( API).
The API -Q1 specification establishes minimum requirements for the development of quality management system for manufacturing companies in the oil and natural gas, aimed at preventing product defects ensuring reliable final product , in addition to the effort to minimize the variation and waste in the production process steps . API -Q1 in its ninth edition adopts more than 85 additional requirements* to those established by ISO 9001:2008.
CERTIFICATE API Q1
CERTIFICATE ISO 9001:2008
Since our inception Valvulas Saval considered the quality of the product as a key element in production processes and a source of loyalty to our customers, it is for this reason that since 2008 we have maintained a system of quality management under the compliance with the requirements ISO 9001 in its different versions .
From 2013 to 2016 we were certified by the (API ) American Petroleum Institute. In 2017, according to our new policy of support of the local industry and the motto "We are part of the answer", we started the process of get re-certified with a local certifier.
From August 2015 began to run the new version of the List of Brands accepted by Ecopetrol GAB -P- 022, at which all the processes of supply of equipment and components, which implements the List of Brands accepted shall use this new document. We are pleased to announce that our brand SAVAL is included in this list in the subcategory of ball valves.
This result confirms our commitment to the Colombian oil industry , providing for over 10 years products and services of the highest quality produced in Colombia , meeting all international standards and guaranteed under our API 6D certifications.