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AAC Waterproofing: ISO 9001/ISO 14001 (Case Study)

Cheryl Thomas, Office Administrator at AAC Waterproofing: “As a company, we tender for a significant number of contracts in the public sector and with large commercial clients. Having both these certifications has certainly reduced both time and complexity in completing PQQs and they are viewed by our customers as a ‘stamp of approval’, demonstrating that we are a well organised … Continue reading

Ascendant Technologies Ltd (Case Study)

Mike Wainwright, Managing Director: “We embarked on ISO 9001 certification in 2009 because we supply the oil and gas industry and that’s what they require as a minimum. Following implementation, I soon found that it brought a great deal of value to the business itself in terms of benefits. “We used ISO in a Box™ but over the following three … Continue reading

Concrete Canvas Ltd, Pontypridd: (Case Study)

Marcin Kujawski, Quality and Technical Manager, Concrete Canvas:  “Having ISO 9001 certification has opened up new global markets for our products so it makes commercial sense. It also fitted into the management systems we were already had in place and all employees in the company network can access it. “Implementing ISO in a Box™ was easier than I expected. My … Continue reading

Equas Ltd Proud to be a FAPSA member

When Allan Scott, Mike Holden and John Haugh set up The Forensic and Policing Services Association (FAPSA) they had no real idea of the powerful nature of business relationships that can be forged through collaboration. The association was launched at The Forensics Europe Expo in London in 2012 and in the past 18 months its membership has grown to include … Continue reading

Express Elevators Ltd gain certification

Express Elevators Ltd is an independent lift company, based in Shipley and operating across the whole of the UK, specialising in the maintenance and repair of all makes and types of lift equipment, installation of new lifts and the modernisation and refurbishment of existing equipment. With a view to retaining its membership of LEIA (the Lift and Escalator Industry Association) and to … Continue reading

Success in Sierra Leone

Westminster Aviation Security Services Ltd gains ISO 9001:2008 Westminster Aviation Security Services Ltd. (WASS), part of the managed services division of the Westminster Group Plc., is proud to announce that it has gained ISO 9001 Quality Assurance Certification for its Aviation Security Services at Freetown International Airport (FNA) in Sierra Leone. Commenting on the achievement Peter Fowler, Chief Executive of … Continue reading

M7 meets the grade with ISO Certification

M7 Managed Services combines managed services, technical capability around IBM infrastructure and financing to meet organisations’ IT requirements in innovative and cost-effective ways. M7 is proud to announce its UKAS-accredited certification to the internationally recognised Quality Management and Environmental Management standards – ISO 9001:2008 and ISO 14001:2004. M7 achieved this as a result of undertaking a project with Mark Pendleton … Continue reading

Equas becomes a member of ADS

Equas has become a member of ADS, the premier trade organisation advancing the UK Aerospace, Defence, Security and Space industries. “We believe that ADS membership provides us with an excellent opportunity to engage more closely with UK companies operating in this key market” said Steve Sears, Equas’s ADS sector specialist. “With the government’s policy of supporting SMEs and the MOD’s … Continue reading

7 Business Benefits of ISO 14001 Certification

Leading consultancy Equas specialises in helping organisations improve their management systems, thereby enabling them to become more efficient and achieve more of their strategic objectives.  Their simple and highly cost-effective methodologies have enabled hundreds of companies and organisations to achieve ISO and other internationally-recognised standards and to gain all the benefits that these standards were designed for.  Here they outline … Continue reading

10 Business Benefits of ISO 9001 Certification

ISO 9001 is the best known and most credible quality management standard. It shows that a business takes a lot of care when it comes to its products and services. Millions of businesses around the world are looking to this certification, but why?  This article looks at ten ways in which achieving ISO 9001 certification can benefit a business. 1. … Continue reading