For the second year running, ATi has been successfully approved as a category B1 registered supplier under the Achilles UVDB Verify scheme, and was awarded top marks in the audit.
Achieving 100% for Quality, Health & Safety, and Environmental Management, ATi has again exceeded the industry benchmark standards of our integrated management practices and procedures.
Through ATi’s commitment to continuous improvement, we built on our previous year’s grading’s across all aspects of our Quality, Health & Safety and Environmental Management. Last year we progressed from a Category A status due to excellent results from the UVDB Verify Scheme audit and. This year, following the audit process that again encompassed both systems and field site visit audits, we were once again delighted with our achievement.
Through the Achilles Practices Certification, ATi further optimised its capabilities to deliver secure systems to its customers. Additionally, ATi can support a key component of their customers’ corporate risk management programs.
The UVDB Verify Scheme enables the major players within the Utilities environment to access all the ATi pre-qualification documentation, reports and results by computer, therefore eliminating the lengthy pre-qualification period before any tender process can begin.
Achilles operates the UVDB supplier management service on behalf of all the major UK utility organisations and works with more than 700 of the world’s largest companies across a range of industry sectors. By passing this strict certification process, ATi is able to assure its customers that its processes meet and exceed best practice benchmarks for a system and solution provider.
David Lyon’s, ATi’s Quality and Health and Safety Manager, said: “This certification approval
highlights our commitment to achieving excellence in all that we do for our customers. It also reflects our continuing ‘value for money’ approach, which has fuelled our ongoing growth and expansion of the products and services that we offer.
“By passing this strict certification process again with exceptional results, ATi is able to assure its customers that our processes meet and exceed best practice benchmarks for a system and solution provider.”