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DOI: 10.5593/SGEM2014/B53/S21.009

ASSESSING THE POTENTIALS OF INTRODUCING THE INTEGRATED QUALITY MANAGEMENT SYSTEM AND ITS ECONOMIC ASPECTS IN THE MINING COMPANY

L. Mixtaj, E. Weiss, R. Weiss, S. Labant, J. Kiraly,
Wednesday 1 October 2014 by Libadmin2014

References: 14th International Multidisciplinary Scientific GeoConference SGEM 2014, www.sgem.org, SGEM2014 Conference Proceedings, ISBN 978-619-7105-19-3 / ISSN 1314-2704, June 19-25, 2014, Book 5, Vol. 3, 59-66 pp

ABSTRACT
The article is an inquiry into the potentials of introducing the IQMS in a miningcompany, a system capable of interlinking existing systems of management
and protection into a single system of quality management. At the selected company,
there are systems of SMK, EMS and OH/SMS already introduced. The integration is
aimed to cut costs of assessment, increase productivity, manitaining or improving
market position and meet the need for systems-based managament. The data and
information required were supplied by an organization active in mining and processing of mineral ore in Eastern Slovakia.

Keywords: quality, implementation, improvement,