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Fasteq hold AS9120 Rev A accreditation- AS9120 Rev A is the recognised industry standard Quality Management Systems for Aerospace Requirements for Stockist Distributors and was developed for pass–through distributors of aerospace commodity items. This standard addresses chain of custody, traceability, control and availability of records.

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HAAS INVITATIONAL CHALLENGE CUP 2014

It's here again folks.... bigger and better than ever before...FASTEQ INVITATIONAL CHALLENGE CUP, CHARITY SOCCER SEVENS £1000 CHEQUE DONATION TO WINNER'S CHOSEN CHARITY

Date: Friday 16th May 2014

Time: Kick Off 2pm - be there for 1pm Venue: Braidwood Motor Stadium, Livingston

Seven a side team rolling subs - YOUR TEAM WILL BE PENALISED AND POINTS DEDUCTED IF YOU DONT INCLUDE YOUR OWN GIRL!!!

LIVE ENTERTAINMENT like you've never seen before!! - FOOD AND DRINK FROM 6PM !!

Full Itinerary to follow

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Haas Gateway News December 2013

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Fasteq have been re- awarded the SC21 Bronze Award in March 2013

The good news was communicated by Phil Currock, Project Manager – SC21 of ADS from London.

"We are delighted that we have been re-awardedthis status in recognitionof the continual efforts that all of our staff have put in towards implementing and maintaining improvements in all areas of our business. We look forward to continuing on our journey towards excellence, and our next aim is to strive for even greater achievement in gaining Silver Status within the next three years".

RD Taylor LTD part of the Haas International Group were also re-awarded their Bronze Status. www.haasgroupintl.com/subsidiaries-rdtaylor.html.

 

HAAS INVITATIONAL CHALLENGE CUP 2013

It's here again folks.... bigger and better than ever before...FASTEQ INVITATIONAL CHALLENGE CUP, CHARITY SOCCER SEVENS £1000 CHEQUE DONATION TO WINNER'S CHOSEN CHARITY

Date: Friday 17th May 2013

Time: Kick Off 2pm - be there for 1pm Venue: Braidwood Motor Stadium, Livingston

Seven a side team rolling subs - YOUR TEAM WILL BE PENALISED AND POINTS DEDUCTED IF YOU DONT INCLUDE YOUR OWN GIRL!!!

LIVE ENTERTAINMENT like you've never seen before!! - FOOD AND DRINK FROM 6PM !! Don't miss out - only space for 12 teams and demand is high!!

Full Itinerary to follow

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October 2012 - Haas Group International Acquires Fasteq Limited

Haas Group International, the world's largest chemical supply chain management services company and a leading distributor of aerospace chemicals and consumables, announced today the acquisition of Fasteq Limited (www.fasteq.co.uk). Headquarted in Edinburgh, Scotland, Fasteq is a supply chain solution specialist for major manufacturers.

Fasteq's core competencies include on site customer warehouses, kitting, direct line feed solutions, C class part management, ultrasonic cleaning, distribution, and export licensing and ITAR control. Fasteq is ISO 9001 and AS9120 Rev. A accredited and has achieved SC 21 Bronze Award. Fasteq also has a proven in house solution to validate certificates of conformity and to eliminate counterfeiting of parts.

Thad Fortin, CEO of Haas Group International stated "The acquisition of Fasteq and more importantly all of the Fasteq team members joining Haas add products and services that position Haas to offer more value to our customers globally. Many of our global customers are outsourcing more and more of their quality sensitive supply chain and Fasteq will help Haas meet these growing demands. These are complex and critical services and we now have expanded capabilities to enhance our offering."

John Ward, CEO and Co-Founder of Fasteq added "We are excited to be working with Haas and believe that we can now expand our geographic and market footprint. This is the next step in taking Fasteq global."

About Haas Group International

Haas Group International has over 1300 employees and had revenue of $560 million in 2011. Haas has 44 distribution centers strategically located around the world and purchases and manages over $400 million of chemicals and products annually on behalf of their customers. Haas provides global chemical supply chain management and integrated supply solutions for the Aerospace & Defense, Airlines & related MRO, Government, OEM, Electronics, Energy and Food & Beverage markets and industries.

For more information, visit the Haas website at www.haasgroupintl.com.

Source: Haas Group International

Haas Group International

Jim Gutknecht, 484-564-4528 or jim.gutknecht@haasgroupintl.com

Chief Administrative Officer

 

AS 9120 Rev A - Quality Management System for Aerospace & Defence Industry

Fasteq are pleased to announce that during our recent Quality Audit conducted by NQA in June 2012 we secured a recommendation to the new AS9120 Revision A approval.

By achieving the new AS9120 Rev A Fasteq join a select group companies worldwide that have achieved this new quality standard.

The AS9120 Rev A revision focuses heavily on customer satisfaction, risk assessment, product conformity and process measurement, analysis and improvement.

The new revised AS9120 Rev A is set to replace the former AS9120 approval.

For further details please contact john.grant@fasteq.co.uk

 

Feb 2012 - SC21 Bronze Award

Fasteq were awarded SC21 Bronze Status in Feb 2012. Confirmation was communicated via Phil Currock SC21 Project Manager based in London.

John Grant Fasteq's Quality Director who led the initiative during the past 2 years commented: "We are delighted that Fasteq have been awarded the SC21 Bronze Status Award and see it as real recognition of the efforts that all of our staff have put in towards implementing improvements in all areas of our business. Already we are seeing real tangible benefits from the changes we have made as part of the SC21 process, surpassing all of our expectations and we look forward to continuing on our journey towards excellence".

SC21 PresentationThe SC21 programme is a key industry venture for Aerospace, Defence, Security and Space and is overseen, governed and managed by ADS on behalf of UK industry. SC21 aims to accelerate the competitiveness of the Aerospace and Defence industry. With UK and International competitiveness increasing, the participation of companies of all sizes throughout the UK supply chain in SC21 is crucial to delivering key results which the UK strive for, and which SC21 is delivering for its stakeholders.

 

Jan 2012 - Fasteq backs BAE Rochester

After receiving consecutive Silver awards from BAE Systems in recognition of our continued commitment and support to BAE programmes and key business objectives Fasteq had a joint publication in January 2012 edition of the "The Manufacturer" magazine which focuses on Manufacturing News in the UK. http://www.themanufacturer.com/uk/

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Sept 2011 - Envirnomental News

In keeping with our Environmental policy Fasteq have installed solar panels on both roofs of our Linlithgow factories.

Fasteq QA Director John Grant " Solar Energy is very useful for energy efficiency and reduces carbon emission to the environment"

 

AUGUST 2011 - Mike Connelly helped unfurl the League Flag

Mike Connelly helped unfurl the League Flag at Braidwood Motor Company Stadium at Livingston as Livingston enjoy back to back promotions as winners of SPL League 2 and are looking forward to an equally successful season in the First Division.

 

JULY 2011 - FASTEQ STRIVE TOWARD SC21 GOAL

Achieving supply chain improvement is critical to the continued competitiveness of the UK aerospace and defence industry. SC21 aims to accelerate the competitiveness of the aerospace and defence industry. With international competition increasing, the participation of companies of all sizes throughout the UK supply chain is crucial to delivering real results from this continuous improvement programme. We are pleased to announce that we are well under way on our journey toward SC21 accreditation.

Watch this Space.

 

JULY 2011 - FASTEQ AWARD FROM BAE SYSTEMS

Fasteq were delighted to receive BAE System's Silver Supplier Status award for 2011. The award issued by Mike Tierney (Operations and Supply Chain Director & Lee Penford (Head Of Procurement) was issued to Fasteq in recognition of their continued commitment and support to BAE programmes and key business objectives.

 

Jo Wilkinson ( Procurement Manager) and Helen Welch (Senior Buyer) are pictured presenting the award to Fasteq's Key Account Manager Jonathan Ward.

For further details please contact sales@fasteq.co.uk

FASTEQ INVITED TO MEET WITH DTI MINISTER LORD GREEN

Fasteq Managing Director Mike Connelly was invited along to Selex Galileo's Edinburgh facility to meet with Trade and Investment Minister Lord Green along with other SME'S. The purpose of his visit was to look at the importance and capabilites of SME'S within Manufacturing in Scotland and stress the importance of SME's in the support of Selex Galileo.

April 2011 - Fasteq's AS9120

In April 2011 Fasteq's AS9120 was revised by NQA to allow Inspection and Verification of MS, ISO, DIN, ANSI, BS,NATO, MIL parts offering total peace of mind to our customer base.

 

 

 

Please contact quality@fasteq.co.uk for further details.

April 2011 - Fasteq extend sponsorship of League Winners Livingston FC for the next two seasons

Livingston Football Club has received a timely boost after its main sponsor, Fasteq Ltd, agreed to extend their backing of the club for a further two seasons.

The new deal, which will run until the end of the 2012-13 football season, represents a significant investment in the club by one of its key partners.

An expanding West Lothian business, Fasteq manage the supply of fasteners and components to the engineering, automotive, aerospace and defence industries from their base in Linlithgow.

Long standing commercial supporters, they became main sponsors at the start of the 2009-10 season and have played an integral part in the back to back championship wins achieved by the club over the last two years.

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