These certifications confirm that Kingspan has effective systems to ensure compliance with all applicable statutory, regulatory and voluntary obligations. It also demonstrates that the organisation is committed to meeting all requirements applicable to conformity of manufactured product and customer expectations.
It ensures that Kingspan will consider the impact of its business activities on the needs and expectations of all stakeholders, be they suppliers, customers, workers or the broader community. Furthermore, the company commits itself to the adoption of a lifecycle perspective towards goods and services when formulating policies and procedures. Paramount is the company’s demonstrated commitment to the prevention of injury and ill health, to protecting the environment and to improving the efficient use of energy and resources.
Throughout its planning, design and procurement processes, Kingspan will always make choices regarding the suitability, energy efficiency and general sustainability of products and services that it uses. The company will also partner with existing suppliers and customers to help them to improve their own management systems in pursuit of the same goals.
The Somerton site’s newly certified systems provide a framework for establishing performance indicators that support improvement objectives and policies. It also ensures that the site’s overall effectiveness is reviewed by senior management against benchmark targets and that improvements are identified.
Kingspan Insulation is the undisputed global leader in high performance, high efficiency insulation products. The certification process is an important third party verification that the manufacturing and business processes that its global businesses follow are in line with the strategic imperatives of the company, and environmental and custodial imperatives of the community and customers it serves.