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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

Caring about Success

1st Care Nursing is a specialist nursing and domiciliary care agency based in Essex. When the company was taken over by its present owners in 2010 most of its documentation and processes were fragmented and poorly organised. The new owners wanted to put in a Quality Management System (QMS) that would enable them to aggregate electronically all of their existing … Continue reading

Certified for Success

Wardell Armstrong, based in Stoke on Trent, is an engineering and environmental consultancy offering a unique blend of professional skills. An independent Limited Liability Partnership, the firm has built an impressive track record and a reputation for high quality service, both in the UK and internationally. Although the firm had developed a very effective management system, the partners realised that … Continue reading

Cleaning Up!

Redeem, based in Falkirk, is an award-winning provider of high volume recycling solutions for a wide range of hand-held technologies such as mobile phones, tablets, MP3 players and digital cameras. The company’s unique service offers device collection, refurbishing, data cleansing and selling into new markets. Set up in 1991 as a print cartridge recycler, the company has developed to such … Continue reading

Supporting the offshore drive

Zeta-pdm Ltd based in the Isle of Wight and Arnhem is a world leader in separation processes and a key supplier of advanced technology to the oil, gas and petrochemical industries. With many years of proven experience in new build and revamp projects, covering onshore applications, offshore platforms and Floating Production Units (FPUs), they have established a reputation for quality, reliability, … Continue reading