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National Aerospace and Defence Contractors Accreditation Program (Nadcap) recognises Engineered Performance Coatings Ltd for its commitment to continual improvement in aerospace quality.

Aug 21, 2015   //   by admin   //   Aerospace, HVOF, Nadcap, News, Plasma Spraying, Thermal Spray  //  Comments Off on National Aerospace and Defence Contractors Accreditation Program (Nadcap) recognises Engineered Performance Coatings Ltd for its commitment to continual improvement in aerospace quality.

Engineered Performance Coatings Ltd received Nadcap accreditation for demonstrating its ongoing commitment to quality by satisfying customer requirements and industry specifications.

“Achieving Nadcap accreditation is not easy: it is one of the ways in which the aerospace industry identifies those who excel at manufacturing quality product through superior special processes. Companies such as Engineered Performance Coatings Ltd work hard to obtain this status and they should be justifiably proud of it,” said Joe Pinto, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer at the Performance Review Institute. “PRI is proud to support continual improvement in the aerospace industry by helping companies such as Engineered Performance Coatings Ltd be successful and we look forward to continuing to assist the industry moving forward.”

“It has always been our goal to build a business that is able to work at the highest levels within the aerospace industry,” said Nathan Davies, Managing Director at Engineered Performance Coatings Ltd. “I am proud we have achieved Nadcap within a relatively short time frame. This achievement clearly demonstrates the commitment throughout our organisation to quality and excellence.”nadcap

Engineered Performance Coatings (EPC) obtains new aerospace approval for HVOF coating process

Jan 24, 2014   //   by admin   //   HVOF, News, Thermal Spray  //  Comments Off on Engineered Performance Coatings (EPC) obtains new aerospace approval for HVOF coating process

Engineered Performance Coatings (EPC) has obtained approval for repair of secondary flight control systems. The repair is performed by application of HVOF coating into wear areas in accordance with SAE Aerospace AMS2447: Coating, Thermal Spray High Velocity Oxygen/Fuel Process.

EPC understand fully the requirements of Aircraft On Ground (AOG) status and have developed application methods and processes to meet stringent turnaround requirements, whilst maintaining highest levels of quality and service throughout.

EPC has joined forces with a leading UK MRO (maintenance, repair & overhaul) company allowing release of parts under EASA approvals.

Customer testimonial:

We have found this relationship to be very effective and are currently operating with 100% on-time delivery performance.

Aerospace part, HVOF coating, Tungsten carbide coating

EPC expands its Thermal Spray Process capacity

Jul 1, 2013   //   by admin   //   HVOF, News, Plasma Spraying, Thermal Spray  //  Comments Off on EPC expands its Thermal Spray Process capacity

Engineered Performance Coatings (EPC) has successfully completed the installation of new thermal spray process equipment in its Cardiff facility. This new expansion doubles the existing Plasma Spraying and HVOF processing capacity resulting in a current total of 5 five thermal spray process cells.

EPC’s Head of Production Darren Winnel says:

We are very focused on what our customers require and have tried hard to listen to their feedback. The feedback was very clear. In order to maintain our ability to provide the best turn around times we had to invest in new equipment and capacity. This will ensure we continue to provide the service our customers need as the business grows as well as providing enough capacity to respond quickly when our customers need it most.

New Thermal Spray Process Cells

Engineered Performance Coatings Achieves ISO14001 Certification

Nov 20, 2012   //   by admin   //   News  //  Comments Off on Engineered Performance Coatings Achieves ISO14001 Certification

Engineered Performance Coatings is proud to announce it is now certified as an ISO 14001:2004 compliant organization following an independent audit of our Environmental Management System. The certification follows a detailed, independent audit carried out by SGS, with the United Kingdom Accreditation Service (UKAS) providing the accreditation. The development of our Environmental Management System has enabled EPC to review all our business and operational processes, and to implement a robust approach to the way we carry out our business.

Darren Winnel – Head of Production:

SGS ISO14001

Gaining the ISO 14001 accreditation is a reflection of our commitment to continuously improve the way we carry out our services, and is recognition for the effort and teamwork shown by our employees.  With this certification, our customers can be confident that Engineered Performance Coatings is dedicated to maintaining an environmentally friendly approach to our services, and that we invest in the resources necessary to ensure a more sustainable future.

 

Our ISO14001 certificate can be viewed here.

Engineered Performance Coatings achieves AS9100 rev C Certification

Sep 1, 2012   //   by admin   //   News, Thermal Spray  //  Comments Off on Engineered Performance Coatings achieves AS9100 rev C Certification

Engineered Performance Coatings, a thermal spray coating company specialising in plasma spraying, HVOF and arc spray processes, is pleased to announce that it has successfully achieved AS9100 Rev C Certification (Aerospace Quality Management System) and ISO9001. EPC received the Rev C certification following an independent audit performed by SGS., a recognized leader in the certification industry. EPC accomplished the audit with zero findings.

“EPC is thrilled to be among the first companies in the country to implement AS9100 Rev C”, said Rafal Tomaszek, Head of Technology & Quality. “We take our commitment to quality and our customers very seriously and we think the rigorous standards of AS9100C set a firm foundation for the high level of service we provide to our customers.”

Our AS9100 / ISO9001 certificate can be viewed here.

EPC launches new website

Jan 3, 2012   //   by admin   //   News  //  Comments Off on EPC launches new website

Hello! and thank you for taking the time to visit our new website. Our feeling is that our website is not only a place where you can find out about us and what we do, but also an important communication portal.

Engineered Performance Coating installs new thermal spray cells

Nov 1, 2011   //   by admin   //   Arc Spraying, HVOF, News, Plasma Spraying, Thermal Spray  //  Comments Off on Engineered Performance Coating installs new thermal spray cells

Engineered Performance Coatings is proud to announce installation of new thermal spray booths. The state of the art multi process MP-X system supplied by FST together with ABB 6-axis robotic manipulation equipment provides high level of process control, monitoring and repeatability. The expansion will allow to satisfy a growing demand for reliable and short turnaround provision of thermal spray coating service.