Gulf Extrusions wins European standards nod
Dubai, August 29, 2011
Gulf Extrusions, a leader in aluminum extrusions, has been awarded the CE Certificate for Factory Production Control, indicating that the company’s products have been manufactured in accordance with European standards.
The German inspection team from TUV Rheinland LGA Bautechnik said in its report that Gulf Extrusions complied with the EN 15088:2006 standard during an inspection of its factory in Jebel Ali and the internal factory production control of aluminium extrusion profiles.
The inspection covered various operations of Gulf Extrusions, including continuous casting, extrusion and heat treatment of aluminium extrusion profiles.
The certification also validated Gulf Extrusions’ Quality Management System, which complies with EN ISO 9001:2008 and is certified by Lloyd’s Register.
“This is a very important milestone that will add momentum to our expansion plans across key growth markets in Europe and all over the world,” said Modar Al Mekdad, general manager, Gulf Extrusions.
“Moreover, the CE Certificate reaffirms our commitment to adhere to the most stringent quality standards in the production of world-class, high-quality aluminium-based products.”
“Quality and excellence have always been the major selling points of Gulf Extrusions and we will continue focus on these key attributes to consolidate our reputation as one of the world’s most trusted and respected brands in the aluminium industry,” he added.
With the CE Certificate, Gulf Extrusions products are proven to conform to European Standards in achieving the minimum values for tensile strength, yield strength, elongation, fatigue Strength and bendability.
The certification also confirms that Gulf Extrusions has complied with requirements to ensure that there are no emissions of substances hazardous to health and to the environment in excess of the legally permitted level. – TradeArabia News Service