HOUSTON, May 7, 2010 – UniversalPegasus International has been approved for ISO 9001:2008 certification by ABS Quality Evaluations, USA. The Houston headquarters office has been certified to ISO 9001 since March of 2001. As of March 2010, the ISO 9001 Quality Management System (QMS) has now been expanded to include UniversalPegasus International regional offices and its subsidiary companies, Pegasus International Inc. and Peak Power Engineering Inc. As a leading onshore and offshore oil and gas design engineering firm with worldwide operations, UniversalPegasus customers can be confident of the company's ongoing commitment to quality and customer satisfaction.
"This is an important milestone for us," said Jerry Mayfield, President and CEO of UniversalPegasus International. “Our reputation as a leading services provider to our clients is further enhanced by achieving ISO 9001:2008 certification. This is a clear sign that we are committed to continually improving our QMS in order to meet the needs of our clients and the evolving oil and gas markets."
The ISO, “International Organization for Standardization 9000” family of standards represents an international consensus on good management practices with the aim of ensuring that an organization can continually deliver all aspects of UniversalPegasus' services including onshore and offshore engineering, procurement, survey, inspection, electrical design, and construction management. Further, it emphasizes strong customer focus and top management involvement at every level of the organization.
"UniversalPegasus International' ISO 9001:2008 Certification builds on the existing ISO infrastructure of commitment to quality and continual improvement." said James Rodgers, Director/VP Quality, of UniversalPegasus International. "Our staff and management teams have worked enthusiastically to evolve our current QMS in everyday work processes. Our services will contribute to the inherent success of the company and improve customer satisfaction.”
UniversalPegasus International is a world leader in engineering, project management and construction management for the energy industry. Built on a 50-year heritage of providing quality, safety, innovation and client service, UniversalPegasus delivers unmatched expertise and value to oil, gas and power clients around the globe. The firm is headquartered in Houston with offices in major energy centers.
Universal Ensco, Inc., Pegasus International, Inc., UP International Inc. and Peak Power Engineering, Inc. are UniversalPegasus International companies.
Cynthia Chan, Corporate Communications Coordinator