Falcon Petroleum Limited has been awarded the ISO 9001:2008 Certificate of Quality and is now accredited by both the United Kingdom Accreditation Service (UKAS), and the ANSI-ASQ National Accreditation Board (ANAB). This certification is a global mark of quality confirming that Falcon Petroleum’s Quality Management System is designed and being operated in line with stringent international standards. Speaking on the quality certification, Managing Director of Falcon Petroleum Limited, Prof. Joseph Ezigbo remarked, ‘The ISO 9001:2008 Quality Certification is for us a significant milestone achievement for Falcon Petroleum and serves as a testament of our on-going commitment to quality and continual improvement in all facets of our operations (Gas Distribution & EPC) over the years. In our 19years of business operations, we have remained dogged in our contribution to the delivery of quality and safe engineering service. In line with this therefore, our internal systems of policies and procedures have been streamlined over the years to ensure we continue to drive up the value we deliver to our customers and stakeholders’.
Falcon Petroleum’s ISO 9001: 2008 Quality Certification follows from a series of intensive and comprehensive audits of the company’s systems, processes and procedures at its various offices and installations. Prof. Ezigbo further noted that world over, visionary organizations place importance of quality and the guiding role ISO 9000 Quality Management Systems can play in driving the bottom line and enhancing of business successes. ‘Falcon Petroleum is focused on doing our business profitably, and more so sustainably. Our organization had therefore embarked on ISO 9001: 2008 certification within the ambit of our sustainability drive, and in commitment to the fundamental principle of our corporate existence as expressed in our quality policy. The overall objectives of the ISO 9000 standard are is the delivery of absolute value to the customer – the reason for the business. We are, and always have been a customer-centric entity and thus whole-heartedly embraced Quality as the principal driver of customer satisfaction within our business.
Falcon Petroleum Limited is committed to consistently delivering world-class Natural Gas distribution and pipeline Engineering, Procurement & Construction services.
We are focused on the continual improvement of our systems of processes, ensuring that they consistently comply with the requirements of the ISO 9001:2008 standard. This will ensure that we continually meet or exceed the expectations of our customers, while complying with relevant statutory and regulatory requirements.
The ISO 9001:2008 is an International Standard for Quality Management Systems (QMS) that provides companies with a set of principles that ensure a common sense approach to the management of their business activities to consistently achieve customer satisfaction. The standard specifies requirements for a quality management system where an organization needs to demonstrate its ability to consistently provide products and services that meet customer needs, conform to applicable statutory and regulatory requirements. The ISO 9001:2008 Quality Standard aims to enhance customer satisfaction through the effective application of the system and thus requires for there to be processes for continual improvement of the system and business processes.
According to Prof. Ezigbo, Falcon Petroleum’s underpinning reason for being is delivery value and impacting lives. The company is currently expanding its focus and areas of business and, according to the MD, the Falcon quality-focus, as evidenced by the ISO 9001:2008 UKAS and ANAB certifications, are a definite statement to the customers and countries the company will be moving into, that Falcon Petroleum remains a strategic business partner and investor, that brings to the table a commitment to quality and service excellence, guaranteeing customer satisfaction at all times.
In operations since 1994, Falcon Petroleum is a leading Engineering Construction and Service company providing a range of Engineering, Procurement & Construction (EPC) and Project management services to its clients within the Oil & gas industry. Falcon Petroleum is also the Local Distribution Company (LDC) and Operator of the Ikorodu Natural Gas Distribution Zone. Within the gas zone, Falcon Petroleum provides Natural Gas pipeline construction, installation and commissioning of Gas Conditioning and Metering systems, as well as Natural Gas distribution to industrial concerns within Ikorodu and environs. In the company’s 19years of business operations, their unwavering commitment to Safety, Engineering Excellence and Quality Workmanship has seen Falcon Petroleum Limited grow to become a company of significant repute within the Nigerian Oil & Gas industry.