Quality Management System for the Weighing Process / MBV


The objective of the OIA regulations for the “Quality Management System of the Weighing Process” is to determine and declare the Verified Gross Mass (VGM) of the filled containers according to the method established in the Provision RPOL 008 N ° 01/16 of Prefectura Naval Argentina.
What conditions must satisfy those who wish to comply with the OIA regulations “Quality Management System of the Weighing Process”?
  • Weigh with calibrated and certified equipment
  • Maintain implemented and documented a quality management system of the weighing process.
Who can get the certification?

Exporters, ships and any company that requires to be incorporated in the new Shippers Registry that Verifies Gross Mass of Containers using Method No. 2 that describes Prefectura Naval Argentina.

How is the certification process?

The process starts when the producer introduces to OIA the project to be certified.

After the certification request and signature of contract between OIA and the customer, there is an exchange of documents and information as required by the certification program.

After the inspection, an inspection report is made and there may or may not appear non-compliances. The customer is certified after a positive report without non-compliances.

Finally, the cycle for supervision is restarted.


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