PIMS User Guides

Report Examples

Terms and Abbreviations

Observation
Findings which are not deviations from specified requirements.
Audit Client
The person or organizational unit requesting the Quality System Audit. This is normally Project Manager or Company Representative in Investment Projects
Findings
Results of the evaluation of the collected evidence against criteria. Findings can indicate either conformity or nonconformity with the criteria, or opportunities for improvement. This is valid for both Quality System audits and examinations.
Monitoring
Any control and follow-up activities performed by a project towards contractor delivery of services, products, solutions and systems, being both technical and project oriented.