QHSE Policy

Gariga di Podenzano - Piacenza- Italy, 12 October, 2020

Drillmec  has  always  viewed  continuous  improvement  of  company  processes  and  complete customer satisfaction as essential factors for standing out in the highly complex and competitive oil and gas market and for becoming a preferred supplier in the on-shore and off-shore drilling industry.

Drillmec’s Quality System and HSE System are key tools in achieving its business goals. In accordance with its general aims and strategies for growth, Management promotes:

  • The central role of the customer 
  • Full involvement of all personnel to ensure complete awareness of the significance and importance of their work and how they can contribute to achieving quality goals, environmental protection, health and safety of workers. 
  • Continuous improvement in the quality of products and services, especially through a strong drive toward technological innovation 
  • Continuous improvement in process performance 
  • Safeguarding the environment and the protection of workers’ health and safety; such commitment is also involves all subcontractors and suppliers.
Drillmec is therefore committed to:
  • Acting in full compliance with national and international regulations and legislation applicable to the sector in which the company works as well as in full compliance with national legislation related to health, safety and environmental protection.
  • Preventing any occurrence of pollution and environmental damage. 
  • Preventing injury or disease caused by operating conditions. 
  • Pursuing continuous improvement of results through translation of the requirements of API Q1, ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and ISO 45001 Management System Standards and putting operating procedures into practice.
  • Improving customer satisfaction with periodic checks, questionnaires and the analysis of complaints received in order to translate the results obtained into goals for improving various processes. 
  • Keeping the quality of products and services and environmental, health and safety parameters under control through systematic monitoring and measurement.
  • Promoting education and training at all relevant personnel levels in the organisation. 
  • Measuring the performance of the Quality Management System and HSE Management System through data analysis and information returned by the company’s feedback system. 
  • Targets of the Quality Management System and HSE System are periodically planned and verified during Management Review.
Compliance with this Policy is primarily the responsibility of Management, which is committed to promoting understanding and diffusion of the Policy among all company personnel, in the firm conviction that achievement of these goals is possible only if they are shared at all staff levels.
Management is likewise committed to reviewing and re-examining this Policy annually and, updating it if necessary, during the Management Review process.

Vision Statement

Gariga di Podenzano - Piacenza- Italy, March, 2018

Our Vision is to become a preferred supplier in the onshore and offshore drilling industry providing our people and our customers with a safe and healthy work environment and with a continuous focus on creating value for our customers and maximizing the return to our shareholders.


Drillmec Quality Management System (QMS) is API Q1, ISO 9001 certified by American Petroleum Institute (API) and ISO 9001 certified by Det Norske Veritas (DNV). Drillmec is also well aware of all European Directives applicable to its products and is experienced in International and Russian standards alike is able to reconcile the two systems in the most comprehensive way. Drillmec is authorized to use the official API monogram on products according to the following licenses:

  • 4F-0077 (Derricks - Masts - Crown Block Assemblies - Substructures)
  • 6A-2259 (Blind and Test Flanges - Tees and Crosses - Threaded Connectors)
  • 7K-0557 (Rotary Tables - Piston Mud Pump Components - Drawworks Components - BOP Handling Systems)
  • 7-1-1600 (Drill Stem Subs - Threading for Rotary Shouldered Connections)
  • 8C-0345 (Hoisting Sheaves - Traveling Blocks and Hook Blocks - Drilling Hooks - Power Swivels - Guide Dollies for Travelling Equipment)

  • The Quality Department is a key point of our success in the world of high technology manufacturing. Drillmec personnel is experienced and continuously trained to carry out a wide range of quality control activities, such as Dimensional Checks, Hardness, Testing, Welding Visual Inspection, Non Destructive Examinations, Painting Testing.

    All supplied material is properly certified and Drillmec provides to customers adequate certifications and comprehensive data books. Our final aim is to satisfy our clients reaching the highest quality standards in order to give reliability to our products saving time and costs to the end user.


    Health Safety & Environment (HSE) department is part of the driving force behind Drillmec's development. We give a special attention to comprehensive design and manufacturing of our products tested to resist the most extreme conditions.

    Applying a HSE plan, our safety management continuously investigates new technologies in order to reduce the risk of accidents. Professional in-house safety advisors supervise all the manufacturing processes avoiding injuries and human mistakes.

    Standardized procedures support enhanced safety, meaning commitment to:
  • Comprehensive training
  • Permit to work system
  • Safety audits
  • Follow up and feed back systems
  • Safety meetings
  • Safety training

  • The health care of our people is not limited to the medical assistance but includes training to hygiene measures and reduction of high risk areas in our facilities.

    Hence our main aim is to design equipment that help to protect manpower from health risk and injuries and to safeguard the environment.

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