ISO 9001:2008 CERTIFICATION & DIWALI, FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS, CELEBRATION 

13/11/2013 10:50:00

Two important ceremonies were held in companyGlobal Ispat Koksna Industrija d.o.o. Lukavac on November 13, 2012. Specifically, representatives of official certification agency from Slovenia handed over to GIKIL Certificate ISO 9001:2008, which preceded a year of working on the documentation system for quality.

According to Head of Quality Management Mr. Slobodan Primorac,  Management of the Company in January 2012. has made a decision to end the process of establishing a quality system that was launched in 2004.


- After making this decision we have formed a Committee for Quality and engaged consultant house IDEA Company from Gracanica. Then, we have organized the teams across sectors in the company who has done an excellent job - explained Mr. Primorac. He added that the certification process was performed in two stages, the first of which was completed in early September and second in October.


- This certification process was a kind of education for all of us. Also, the certificate is a confirmation that our company is working in accordance with international standards. But it is also an obligation for all employees GIKIL, especially for Management, to continue with the maintenance and continuous improvement of this system – concluded Mr. Primorac.


For the last eight years GIKIL has been working on improvements of its business quality. So, GIKIL is the first company outside Japan who has implemented TPM methodology and received Excellence Award in 2009.

According to Deputy Managing Director of GIKIL Mr. Dubravić Suad, considering that this company exports over 90% of its products, the ISO certification is very important because of the fact that foreign buyers with whom GIKIL operates, besides quality of products, seek certification of quality of the products as well.


Today, company GIKIL has also hosted the ninth mutual celebration of DIWALI, the Indian festival of light. Employees of the company together with their colleagues from India shared joy of marking of this great holiday that is signifying victory of Good over Evil.

Diwali means victory of knowledge over ignorance, of good over evil, but also, Diwali is celebrated as the New Year for the company's success.

- Diwali means victory of knowledge over ignorance, of good over evil, but also, Diwali is celebrated as the New Year for the company's success. So, today’s prayers are offered especially to the Goddess Lakshmi in order to drive away bad things and bring good and prosperity in private life of all our employees and GIKIL– said Managing Director of GIKIL, Mr. Santanu Kumar Nath.


Like every year, this year also it was organized a function comprising Pooja ceremony on the occasion of DIWALI praying for health, prosperity and happiness of all.