Tufcot has a number of important accreditation and is part of many memberships to ensure that we can offer our customers the absolute best in both quality and service.
ISO 9001 Accreditation
We are proud to be ISO 9001 Registered.
ISO 9001 ensures that our internal procedures and processes are carried in the most efficient and reliable manner possible.
The benefits to our customers include: –
- Enhanced customer satisfaction
- Improved business performance
- Consistency in the delivery of our products and services
- Improved communication and planning
- Reduction of problems and issues
- Lower costs
- Shorter delivery times
Tufcot has invested heavily in order to achieve Lloyds approvals for the Marine sector.
Tufcot is an approved supplier of Rudder and Rudder Pintle bearings via the Lloyds Register for our grade T100MP.
Now Tufcot has this accreditation it will allow our current and new customers to have the confidence to promote the Tufcot material as a material that has achieved accreditation status.
Below are some of the key benefits that the accreditation will bring:
- Test figures allowed the approval to be at a maximum pressure of 10N/mm².
- A key promotion of the Tufcot brand.
- Offer a stock list of T100MP tubes which will be available for same day delivery at an agreed price.
WRAS Approved Material
Tufcot’s Technical team have been working tirelessly behind the scenes to try to obtain approvals for Tufcot® materials for various applications and market sectors.
One approval that our current and prospective customers often require is WRAS approval – Water Regulations Advisory Scheme.
Tufcot® T100M material is now WRAS approved!
This is a conformance mark that shows an item can comply with the standards set out by the water regulations allowing for the use of Tufcot® materials to be used in the supply of carrying water from the public mains water supply in the UK.
Composites UK is the trade association for the UK composites industry.
The composites UK association encourages it’s members to be knowledgeable, involved and most importantly to form partnerships that will unify and drive the composite industry forward.
We are proud to be a member of Composites UK.
This year we became a Carbon Smart Blue certified business, as part of the So-Go-Eco programme through the Office Friendly Dealer Association.
From the 1st September 2015 – 31st August 2016 our carbon footprint was measured as 361 tonnes of CO2e. The most significant area of our carbon footprint is attributed to Electricity and we believe that by doing installing LEDs we will continue to make great progress improving our sustainability.
We’re proud to have been awarded a Blue level certification that recognises we are taking steps to address our environmental impact.
Moving forward we will implement our environmental action plan and will aim to progress to Carbon Smart Silver by demonstrating our improved efficiency.
Chamber of Commerce
We are proud to be a member of the Sheffield Chamber of Commerce.
This vibrant, active group connects us with local businesses providing us with a supportive community within the Sheffield area.
The groups aim is to “Support, Grow and Connect Business in Sheffield” as we certainly feel the benefit of that!
Made in Sheffield
We are proud to be a member of Made in Sheffield.
The Made in Sheffield organisation focuses on manufacturers in the Sheffield region, it is a name associated with high quality and we are very proud to be members.