Pilipinas Hino, Inc. (PHI) successfully received it's ISO 9001:2000 QMS(Quality Management System) Certification on September 4, 2007. It is the first bus body manufacturing company in the Philippines to received such distinction.
PHI, a registered participant of the Commercial Vehicle Development Program of the government, was established in 1975 in a joint venture with Hino Motors and Marubeni Corporation of Japan. It is known in the automotive industry as a first-rate assembler of bus and truck chassis; manufacturer of bus, truck and utility vehicles bodies; supplier and distributor of buses, trucks, spare parts and other automotive related products and services.
PHI President Vicente T. Mills, Jr., front left, received the ISO 9001:2000 QMS Certificate from Director Norman M. Baquir of ISC Phils. Also in the picture from left to right are Carlos L. Costales, Manager - Quality Control Department / ISO 9001:2000 QMS Management Representative; Mario N. Regala, VP - Manufacturing Division; Felipe S. Barroga, VP - Treasury and Control Divison; Ruben R, Isberto, VP Marketing Division; Christopher T. Sarmiento, ISO 9001:2000 QMS Dupty Management Representative, and Ellen P. Martires, ISO 9001:2000 Document Controller.