Lesedi has a Quality Management System (QMS) that is ISO 9001:2000, ISO 14001:2004 and OHSAS 18001 certified by Bureau Veritas, an internationally recognized certification body. This accreditation is primarily concerned with Quality Management and is tailored to meet the stringent requirements of the Nuclear Industry.
The scope of supply includes:
- Project Management
- Engineering Design
- Provision of Technical Personnel
- Plant Maintenance
The Quality Management System (QMS) includes Safety, Health and Environment and Quality (SHEQ) policies which meet the requirements of ISO 14001.
The Lesedi Quality Management System has been audited by AREVA and Eskom and meets the requirements of the following nuclear quality management systems:
- IAEA 50 - C/SG - Q
- NQA 1 '1983
- FRA N/100E (AREVA)
- RD- 0034 – Level 2 (Project Specific)
Lesedi has achieved a Q1 supplier rating awarded by Eskom. This is a status usually reserved for international OEM's and enables us to perform at the highest rating for nuclear projects. Achieving our Q1 status is a symbol of Lesedi's commitment to attain and retain the highest standards of Quality Assurance and a significant illustration of the ability of our QMS to meet and exceed nuclear end user requirements.
The Management System refers to the organization's structure for managing its processes - or activities - that transform inputs of resources into a product or service which meet the organization's objectives, such as satisfying the customer's quality requirements, complying to regulations, or meeting environmental objectives.