Feb-24-2016 | Hydropower: Alpiq and Oxand publish a joint article explaining the benefits of the ISO 55000 certification
To cope with today’s difficult economic context affecting the energy market, Alpiq wished to confirm their competencies, expertise and know-how in hydro energy industry and become a leader in Hydropower asset management, with the support of Oxand and HYDRO Exploitation SA.
Oxand is proud to have been able to contribute to Alpiq’s ISO 55’000 certification, Alpiq becoming the first European company in the hydropower sector to be certified, and the first company in Switzerland!
This certification offers to Alpiq new benefits like facilitating a maintenance approach based on performance management, identifying new short term cost saving sources and creating value over the long term without compromising security.
The article developed by Alpiq and Oxand describes how Alpiq implemented the best practices of the ISO 55000 standard into the Company’s management system, as well as the Performance-Based Maintenance tool.
It was published in the Swiss professional journal “Bulletin”: www.bulletin-online.ch
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(By courtesy of “Bulletin”)