Weatherford International announced today that its facility in MacaÃ©, Brazil, received API Specification Q2 certification. To gain certification, a facility must demonstrate a robust quality management system that assures personnel competency, risk assessment, contingency planning and other key elements.
The MacaÃ© facility manufactures, services, supplies, installs, inspects and distributes parts, equipment and accessories used for oil and gas exploration and production. These products are used in formation evaluation, drilling, completion, intervention and artificial lift operations throughout the country.
â€œAt Weatherford, we understand the close relationship between safety and service quality and running a successful business,â€ said Kyle Chapman, vice president of quality, health, safety, security and environment (QHSSE) at Weatherford. â€œWe are committed to executing our work safely and at the highest level so that our clients, employees and the community all profit.â€