The regulations applied to offshore drilling can be daunting.
But the rationale behind those regulations reduces risk to personnel and the environment. There also are compelling reasons from the business point-of-view. Documentation is essential to avoid fines, project suspension or even lawsuits.
The details really matter
For a leading engineering, construction and services contractor to the offshore energy industry, product quality assurance reporting requirements led them to develop an extensive (as in 71 pages) “supplier quality manual.” Winning their business meant that BAND-IT not only had to deliver on the performance of the fasteners, but also deliver documentation covering hundreds of details on the production process.