Since the company’s conception, Quality products have been a forefront priority in terms of systems produced for our customers.
As a direct result of this, the company has achieved several, highly sought after quality-assurance accreditations, recognising Hepworth Group globally as a company able to manufacture a product to an exceptionally high standard. Below are some of these certifications proving that our products are truly deserving of their ‘leading the way’ titles.
The ISO 9001 is a standard achieved recognising quality management systems that are specifically designed to help organisations, similar to that of B.Hepworth, ensure they meet the needs of customers and other stakeholders.
B.Hepworth achieved this due to their continuing high standards in designing and manufacturing of windscreen wiping equipment.
The classification that B.Hepworth has achieved requires periodic surveys of vessels throughout the entirety of its life. B.Hepworth achieved certification, verifies that our systems conforms to the designated standards of the ABS.
The certification currently held by B.Hepworth ensures customers that our wiper systems fully comply with all standards set by the DNV and surpasses any requirements that they deem fit for a system to function.
Hepworth Rail International is now in the enviable position of being a first tier supplier to the industry’s main players, such as Bombardier, Siemens and Alstom. IRIS has been modelled on similar quality standards that are already in place in key automotive industries, and complements the internationally recognised ISO 9001 quality standard.
The EN15085 accreditation is an internationally recognised rail standard that all rail companies’ rolling stock welded products must adhere to and is awarded to those who can complete welding to a particular high standard.
B.Hepworth currently holds this accolade, allowing customers to rest easy knowing that if any of their products require welding properties; they will be carried out to the highest possible quality.
The RS quality management system has been certified and issued with the certificates: National Certification body Gosstandard of Russia Certificate and Independent Certification Body SAI Global Certificate. Since 1999 RS has been recognized by the European Union and acting in accordance with Regulation (EC) 391/2009 and EN 17020. For more information please click here.