Mermaid's subsea business receives ISO 9001:2008 quality management systems certification.
Mermaid is pleased to announce that its wholly owned subsidiary Mermaid Offshore Services Ltd. (MOS) is presently ISO 9001:2008 certified. ISO 9001:2008 is a conformance certification issued by the International Organization for Standardization that specifies requirements for a quality management system where an organization must demonstrate its ability to consistently provide products that meet customer and applicable statutory and regulatory requirements and aims to enhance customer satisfaction through the effective application of a system, including processes for continual improvement of the system and the assurance of conformity to customer and applicable statutory and regulatory requirements. MOS achieved this certification after passing an external audit on the first attempt. The audit was performed by Perry Johnson (USA) Registrars in July 2009.