Quality, Environment, Safety

Products manufactured by RAFAKO Boiler Engineering Company are operated under high pressure and temperature, therefore they are subject to strict quality requirements.

Within the field of design and fabrication of power generation equipment, the company constantly meets the requirements of Polish UDT, American ASME, German TRD as well as British, Swiss, Finnish and other rules.

In 1995, RAFAKO obtained ISO-9001 certificate, thus finalising the first stage of systematised approach to quality management. In 1998 RAFAKO obtained ISO-14001 environment management certificate.

In 2002 integration of Quality Assurance System and Environment Management System according to standards PN-EN 9001:2000 and PN-ISO 14001 was completed.

At the beginning of 2003 the Company was awarded with a certificate confirming that RAFAKO S.A. had introduced and applies a quality system according to requirements of European Union Directive 97/23/UE within the scope of boilers, pressure vessels and other equipment. It means that the Company already meets the requirements put on other European manufacturers. The above achievements are the crowning of particular stages of Company's organisation improvement in respect of Total Quality Management principles, which started in early nineties. In 2001 RAFAKO S.A. was awarded with Polish Quality Award confirming Company's addiction towards modern model of quality policy.

In september 2006 RAFAKO received certificates which crown the Company efforts to supply boilers and pressure vessels to demanding Chinese market. The certificates issued by Chinese national inspection authority refers to Boilers class A and Pressure Vessels class A1 & A2.

ISO 9001 Certificate was granted by RWTÜV and certifies that RAFAKO SA has established and applies a quality assurance system for designing , manufacture , assembly and servicing of installations for power plants and chemical industry as well as environmental protection facilities. Implementation of an environmental management system in RAFAKO SA according to ISO 14001 standard obliges the company to continuous system improvement. Desired direction within this scope is exerting influence on users of equipment and facilities produced by the company in order to create demand for most modern "ecological" products. This requires a way of thinking in categories of products life cycle and providing conditions for integration of its fundamental stages beginning from engineering, through manufacture, operation, retrofitting to final elimination.
 
 
PN-N 18001 - RAFAKO has established and applies a health and safety system for development, manufacture, assembly and servicing of installations for power plants and chemical industry, environmental industry as well as environmental protection facilities including completing of installation delivery.
 
 
TÜV Nord - AD 2000 - Merkblatt HPO Certificate Issued by TÜV Hannover. Accredits RAFAKO as authorized to manufacture steam boilers and their elements, pressure vessels and their elements as well as pipelines and their elements to the German market and also to markets which require confirmation of manufacture according to TÜV regulations and requirements with regard to the above mentioned regulations.
 
 
 
UDT 1
Mark of Approval issued by Technical Inspection Central Laboratory.
 
 
UDT 2
Cerificate of Approval issued by Technical Inspection Central Laboratory.
 
 
UDT 3
Certificate issued by UDT certifying that RAFAKO SA is authorized to manufacture steam boilers, water boilers, boilers with organic heat transfer media, steam pipelines stationary, pressure and non-pressure vessels.
 
 
UDT 4
Certificate issued by UDT certifying that RAFAKO SA is authorized to service steam boilers, water boilers, boilers with organic heat transfer media, steam pipelines stationary, pressure and non-pressure vessels.
 

 
ASME "S" and "U" Certificates of Authorization accredits RAFAKO SA as authorized to use the indicated ASME symbol for manufacture and assembly of boilers in RAFAKO according to applied ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code . Any component stamped with this symbol has to be manufactured strictly in accordance with ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code.
 
 
 
SVTI - An Agreement issued by Pressure Vessels Inspectors SVTI as an accredited Public Authority for evaluation of conformity with the law and safety of pressure vessels and pressure equipment - SVTI authorizes RAFAKO SA to manufacture and repair by welding in conformity with SVDB 501 requirements in RAFAKO and on erection site.
 
 
At the beginning of 2003 the Company was awarded with a certificate confirming that RAFAKO S.A. had introduced and applies a quality system according to requirements of European Union Directive 97/23/UE within the scope of boilers, pressure vessels and other equipment. It means that the Company meets the requirements put on other European manufacturers. On October 2016 RAFAKO S.A. was awarded with a certificate confirming that RAFAKO QA System meets requirements of EU Directive 2014/68/UE.
 
 
In 2006 the Company was awarded with two certificates approving RAFAKO products for Chinese market. Certificates confirm, that RAFAKO S.A. has been audited and approved by General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine of The People's Republic of China as a producer of Boilers class A and Pressure Vessels class A1 & A2.