RPMinerals Received American Petroleum Institute Certification
Egypt NANO Technologies Company & Alexandria Mining and drilling services Co. Received Certification from the American Petroleum Institute (API)
Rasheed Performance Minerals (RPMinerals) announced that its subsidiary, EGYPT NANO TECHNOLOGIES COMPANY (NANO), has received the Certificate of Authority to use the Official API Monogram. Simultaneously, NANO also received API Specification Q1 Certification and ISO/TS 29001 Certification for an approved quality management system.
The API Monogram Certification applies to Barite – Section 7, and Bentonite – Section 9, Section 10 (Non-Treated Grade), and Section 11 (OCMA-grade). The API Specification Q1 and ISO/TS 29001 certifications apply to the manufacture of these products.
Alexandria Mining and drilling services Co also has received the Certificate of Authority to use the Official API Monogram and API Specification Q1 Certification.
RPMinerals Chairman, Atef Rasheed, who worked in the oil field as a drilling fluids engineer for more than 30 years and was the first to commercialize Egyptian bentonite said “Achieving this prestigious certification has been a life-long vision. It is the culmination of efforts by the entire RPM Team.”
Yasser Rasheed, CEO & Director of Sales & Marketing for RPMinerals, said “This accomplishment is a milestone for the company and its team. It exemplifies the dedication of its employees toward excellence in product quality and customer satisfaction”.
Khaled Saad, Compliance and HSE Manager for RPMinerals, said “Achieving API Certification was a team effort and we are very proud of this accomplishment. It is a testimony to the dedication of the RPM team toward excellence and I am proud to be associated with such a great team.”