The laboratory of cement blends of PNG Service Company Limited Branch in Noyabrsk once again successfully passed the procedure of confirmation of competence and expansion of the scope of accreditation in accordance with the accreditation criteria establis

25.07.2018

The laboratory of cement blends of PNG Service Company Limited Branch in Noyabrsk once again successfully passed the procedure of confirmation of competence and expansion of the scope of accreditation in accordance with the accreditation criteria established by the order of the Ministry of economic development of the Russian Federation of may 30, 2014 № 326 and GOST ISO/IEC 17025-2009. The audit was conducted in June 2018 by the Federal service for accreditation (Rosakkreditatsiya).

Accreditation of the laboratory of cement blends involves constant quality control of the tests (research), the purpose of which is to confirm the reliability of the work performed by the laboratory, as well as confirmation of its technical competence by the laboratory. Laboratory tests of cement blends are carried out in strict accordance with international standards ISO 10426-1, 2, 5, 6 (API specification 10B-2, 5, 6), standards GOST 26798.1-96, GOST 26798.2-96.

This year the laboratory of the cement blends of the Branch of PNG Service Company Limited in Noyabrsk expanded the scope of accreditation of the other indicators of ISO 10426-1, 2, 5, 6, in particular such rare in the field of accreditation, as the Static Gel Strength Analyzer (Ultrasonic Cement Analyzer system for measurement of static shear stress under high pressure, OFITE); Wettability tests of spacers and combinations of spacers and surfactant fluids (a device for measuring Wettability, the model С1001, FANN).

Thus, to date, the laboratory of the cement blends of the branch of PNG Service Company Limited in Noyabrsk fully meets all the requirements for research (testing) of cement blends and is fully equipped with appropriate laboratory equipment. The company is also constantly working to improve the skills of its employees.

Accreditation of the laboratory of the cement blends not only confirms the reliability of the research (testing) and competence of the laboratory staff, but also creates the necessary prerequisites for gaining the trust of the customer, enables the Company to be competitive in the market of cementing services. Moreover, the certificate of accreditation will allow the laboratory to conduct research not only within the Company, but also to provide services for laboratory testing to third parties.