Drill String Services Receives ISO 9001:2008 Certification

Drill String Services Inc. has received ISO 9001:2008 certification for its Louisiana facility, announced Vice President and General Manager Milford "Trip" Lay.

As an ISO 9001:2008-certified company, Drill String Services has implemented and maintains a quality management system to ensure its ability to consistently provide products that satisfy customers' needs and regulatory requirements. This system focuses on customer satisfaction and includes guidelines for continued improvement, consistency in products and services, and compliance with regulatory and industry requirements.

"This milestone reflects our dedication to quality, safety and service," Lay said. "We are proud to see our efforts rewarded with this ISO 9001:2008 certification."

Drill String Services Inc. is an API Q1- and ISO 9001:2008-certified full-service pipe inspection company that has been serving the oil and gas industry for 20 years. Its highly trained staff specializes in NDT drill pipe inspection, bottom hole assembly (BHA) manufacturing and rotary shoulder connection repair using the latest in NDT procedures and CNC lathe technology.