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IRIS - Quality management systems for Railway applications

Are you a supplier for the rail industry? Certify your quality management system with IRIS (International Railway Industry Standard) Certification and develop your international business.

Rail operators expect to have access to high-quality facilities and equipment for daily use; based on the ISO 9001 certification and enriched with criteria specific to the rail sector, IRIS Certification allows you to meet these requirements.

Transition to ISO/TS 22163?

Following the publication of ISO 9001 version 2015, IRIS has taken up ISO/TS 22163, a standard that covers all of the requirement of the new standard ISO9001:2015.

All organizations currently IRIS-certified must complete their transition to the new standard by 14 September 2018 at the latest. New certifications issued from December 2017 onwards will be carried out in accordance with the new standard, ISO/TS 22163.

Advantages of the certification

  • Build customer trust with a guarantee recognized by industry professionals
  • Automatically obtain ISO 9001 certification
  • Appear in the online IRIS database

  • Demonstrate that your quality management system is compatible with that of your prime contractors
  • Win new international contracts
  • Reduce the number of audits for your company

Companies share their feedback

Lisa Lavoie

Lisa Lavoie

Software Quality Assurance Specialist - Axion Technologies

“IRIS offers the opportunity to better manage the company’s processes with regard to the needs and concerns of the rail sector”

Kirill Lipa

Kirill Lipa

Chair of the Board - Zheldoremmash

“The initiative undertaken at the Rostov plant has already shown promising results, with an 18% increase in productivity”

How to obtain the certification?

1 Assessment visit (optional)

Pre-diagnosis to understand the principles of the audit and maximize your chances of obtaining certification

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2 Initial audit

Your auditor interviews your teams and analyzes your practices and data with regard to the requirements of the standard.

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3 Audit results

Presentation summarizing the audit findings and delivery of the audit report

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4 Certification

AFNOR Certification grants your certificate and logo for three years.

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5 Follow-up and renewal

A follow-up audit is carried out each year, and a renewal audit every three years.

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Why AFNOR Group?

AFNOR Certification has extensive experience in this sector and is accredited by the European Rail Industry Association (UNIFE) to issue IRIS Certification.

  • The expertise of France’s leader in the sector, with more than 70,000 sites certified in France and abroad
  • The renown of a well-established certification leader with extensive experience in certifying organizations over the past 20 years
  • A strong network of 1750 auditors and assessors supporting your success

  • The proximity of our regional antennas and our presence in more than 100 countries, facilitating the deployment of your initiatives around the world
  • Our offer of additional certification solutions that are modular and adapted to your situation
  • You have access to a personalized customer area to easily manage your certification, prepare your audits, and track the progress of your actions

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