• Oleoductos del Valle S.A. (Oldelval), an ARPEL member company, has recently obtained certification of its energy management system under ISO 50001:2011.

    This certification adds to the certification of the integrated quality, environment, health and safety management system already obtained by Oldelval under ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001.

    "With the implementation of this system, we seek to provide a more efficient service for the transportation of the Neuquén Basin crude oil production, while preparing to successfully fulfill our strategic role in the development of the Vaca Muerta formation,” Jorge Vugdelija, General Manager of Oldelval said, adding that "energy efficiency is considered today one of the key energy sources."

    The Energy Management System proposed by the standard ISO 50001 promotes an approach that enables the organization to establish the systems and processes required to improve their energy performance, including energy efficiency, use and consumption.

    Learn more about Oldelval by visiting its website www.oldelval.com


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