Quality management system and CERTIFICATES
Quality management system
CIREX gives high priority to quality and works to improve its quality continuously (“Continuous Improvement”). This philosophy is fully implemented in the quality management system. Our locations in the Netherlands, the Czech Republic and Slovakia satisfy the quality requirements of our customers. The employees are aware of and familiar with the quality policy and the objectives set.
All of our businesses in the Netherlands, the Czech Republic and Slovakia are certified according to:
Quality Managementsystem ISO 9001
ISO 9001 (latest version: 2015) is the international standard in the field of quality management and helps our organization to control and improve business processes. ISO 9001 is used to assess an organization’s ability to meet customer requirements, the laws and regulations applicable to the product, and the organization’s own requirements.
Quality managementsystem IATF 16949
As a renowned supplier to the automotive industry, CIREX has met the standards of the automotive quality system IATF 16949. This quality standard, for which ISO 9001 forms the basis, is for suppliers in the automotive industry. This quality system describes the requirements for the design, development, production, installation, and maintenance of all automotive-related products.
For the production of castings, CIREX is IATF 16949 qualified. IATF and the use of related tools is embedded in the development and business processes to ensure quality. For customers, to whom the IATF 16949 is not a requirement, CIREX is ISO 9001 certified.
Environmental managementsystem ISO 14001
At Cirex caring for the environment is just as important as the other organisational goals. The environmental focus of the organization is on the reuse of raw materials within the process, limiting waste flows, energy management, and limiting emissions. For this, CIREX is ISO 14001 certified (latest version 2015).
The production method of CIREX is sustainable. Limited waste flows are registered, environmental responsibilities are registered, and many materials are reused internally during the production process or used externally for other production processes.
Our concern for the environment is fully implemented in our business operations and is on equal footing with our other goals. Employees are aware of the importance of working in accordance with the requirements and desires of stakeholders and are informed of the relevant legal requirements and regulation
At CIREX the concern for safety, the health, and well-being of all employees, is just as important as the other organizational goals. Ensuring good working conditions is a joint responsibility of the management, supervisors, and employees. Our employees are aware and familiar with the safety requirements and the targets that have been set in the context of safe and healthy working conditions. The OSH management system is integrated in the quality and environmental management systems.
Code of conduct
CIREX places considerable emphasis on quality, safety and innovation. Within our company we continuously strive for optimisation. In order to properly improve our performance in this rapidly changing world, it is very important that we remain true to our core values.
Our Code of Conduct contains our core values and the most important policy principles of CIREX. The Code of Conduct is a guideline for directors, management, supervisors and employees to act appropriately within the company. The standards, values and guidelines for behaviour of the Code of Conduct must be complied with at all times in order to remain a successful company and to prevent incidents.