Friday, December 21, 2018 2:25 PM
BELLWOOD, IL / ACCESSWIRE / December 21, 2018 / Metals 28, based in Bellwood, Illinois is pleased to announce that their United Kingdom (UK) facility has been awarded the coveted ISO 9001:2015 Certification of Conformance, effective November 19th, 2018.
“At Metals 28, together with our corporate office, Combined Metals of Chicago LLC (CMC), we focus on delivering quality combined metal products through ISO certified quality management. We also focus on sustainable and environmentally friendly solutions, as well as providing reliable, affordable products and services to our customers,” says Robert Whitehouse, General Manager of Metals 28.
International Standard Organization (ISO) is an independent international organization with a membership of more than 160 national bodies. ISO Standards are known for its strict policies in ensuring that products and services are safe, reliable and of excellent quality. Their members are composed of experts from numerous industries who innovate and develop consensus-based and relevant international standards to provide solutions to many global challenges.
According to the organization’s website, ISO 9001:2015 is under the ISO 9000 family standards that address various aspects of quality management and contains some of ISO’s best-known standards. These standards provide guidance and tools for companies and organizations who want to ensure that their products and services consistently meet customer’s requirements and that quality is consistently improved.
In order to receive the ISO 9001:2015 Certificate of Conformance, an organization must excel in quality management principles such as customer focus, leadership, people engagement, process approach, improvement, evidence-based decision-making and relationship management.
“For many years now, we have been committed to operating our facilities safely for all our employees, contractors and visitors. We focus on sound and responsible environmental practices to ensure the well-being of our community,” says Whitehouse. According to him, Metals 28 strives to create a working environment that nurtures and enriches its employees’ personal development as well as providing the best product value, quality and timely delivery to its customers.
Metals 28 delivers combined metal products in the Chemical Processing, Navy/Marine Engineering, Pulp & Paper, Petrochemical & Refining, Air Pollution Control, Oil & Gas, Pharmaceutical, Food & Beverage, Power Generation and Water Treatment industries. They also offer processes such as laser, waterjet, plasma, shear and bandsaw cutting. Their wide range of combined metal products are the likes of nickel alloys, duplex and super duplex as well as high alloy austenitic to name a few.
Metals 28 is part of the CMC corporate group who deals with strip coils, cut-to-length sheet and plate, polished coils, buffed coils, circle punch, and custom finishes. They specialize in precision slitting and custom finishes for truck trailer accessories and wrap, appliance panels, metal hoses, cookware, funeral caskets and automotive trimmings. In addition, their precision slitting, leveling and polishing operations allow them to process a multitude of products and alloys in gauges ranging from .001″ up to .135″ in thickness and up to 50″ in width. They also offer toll processing for many products ranging from aluminum to exotic nickel alloys.
“We have become one of the premier stainless-steel service centers in the country. Our commitment to continuous process improvement allows us to provide quality material to our customers consistently. Our in-house experts and metallurgists can supply technical services when required and can help develop specifications that meet all our clients’ requirements,” says Whitehouse.
The company has also been exporting their combined metal products for more than 50 years to more than 50 countries worldwide. Their products are packaged to the highest possible standard, ensuring its excellent condition upon reaching the destination. Clients are also able to request customized packaging specifications and markings as well as product testing reports to name a few. “We also provide a variety of shipping solutions such as air freight, sea freight, trucking and even courier services depending on our customer’s requirements. Not only do we ensure that the goods are packed properly but also gives them the assurance that they will always receive our products on time,” he added.
More information regarding Metals 28 can be viewed on their official website at www.metals28.com. For a complete and comprehensive list of products and services they offer, interested customers may directly contact Metals 28 for details. Clients may also view their Twitter page for more info and to know more about their latest news, updates and product offerings.
For more information about Metals 28, contact the company here:
2401 West Grant Avenue
Bellwood, Il 60104
SOURCE: Metals 28