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Langleys Solicitors LLP: ISO 27001 (Case Study)

Tamsin Cooper, Partner – Risk and Compliance “We saw achieving ISO 27001 as a vital part of our risk management strategy and continuous improvement programme.  For us it was important from a regulatory, professional and commercial perspective to ensure our information security systems within the business were robust. “Once we made the decision to implement the standard, our view was … Continue reading

Express Elevators Ltd: ISO 14001/OHSAS 18001 (Case Study)

Alex Wilkinson, QHSE Manager Express Elevators “Certification to 14001 and 18001 standards helps us demonstrate our commitment to the values and objectives contained in them to our employees and customers and also helps improve processes and procedures.  As more and more companies carry out due diligence before awarding contracts these standards are universally accepted as good/best practice.” “Not having implemented … Continue reading

Coldharbour Marine: ISO 9001 (Case Study)

Jason Holloway, Chief Operating Officer “Obtaining ISO 9001 certification was on the critical path to getting our product to market. I knew from previous experience that obtaining the Standard could take 9 months or more. We had just 11 weeks to do it.” “Our product is unique, very technical and not one to get to grips with easily.” “I spoke … Continue reading

AIS 2000 Ltd: BS 102000/ISO 9001 (Case Study)

Paul Champion, Managing Director “AIS 2000 held and worked to a non UKAS accredited ISO 9001 since 2003, but we were keen to move to a UKAS accredited standard and at the same time implement BS 102000. On a recommendation we chose Equas who appointed Mark Pendleton to work closely with us to guide, advise and support us during the … Continue reading

Cellpak Solutions Ltd: ISO 9001/ISO 14001(Case Study)

Lisa Kadwill, Operations Manager: “Obtaining these ISO certifications became a prerequisite for us to retain preferred supplier status with a number of our existing clients. It was also proving to be a major factor in winning contracts from new customers. “I had absolutely no previous experience of implementing these Standards. We chose the Equas ‘ISO in a Box’ system on … Continue reading

Mike Dowd, Sales Director and co-founder of Equas, retires

Mike Dowd, Sales Director and co-founder of Equas, has retired after 15 years. During this time, Mike helped to establish the business as one of the most respected and well known ISO consultancies in the compliance sector. Set up in 2000, Mike and David Morgan, Finance Director of Equas, developed the company from ‘just an idea’ into a business with … Continue reading

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 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 experience … Continue reading