Quality

Francis Birketts is committed to meeting regulatory and customer quality and delivery requirements for high quality copper, aluminium and nickel based finished machined castings and forgings.

With its all-encompassing range of validation testing and measurement, Francis Birketts provides quality assurance in line with the most stringent of supply parameters.

Quality is at the heart of Francis W Birkett, and our business follows meticulous quality procedures. The ISO 9001:2015 certified Quality Management System is an integral part of our working processes, ensuring full traceability from start to finish. All manufacturing, testing and assembly processes have been FM approved for our sister company Walter Frank, further demonstrating a commitment to the highest standards of quality control.

With production planning, scheduling and inventory control driven by our electronic MRP system, this unique software contains bespoke modifications, allowing the effective management of extremely complex bills of materials on multiple levels.

The basis of the partnership between ourselves, our customers and suppliers shall be fair, and open dealing. As an organisation we are committed to employee development through improved skills and knowledge.

Our quality objectives are cascaded throughout the organisation by department heads, and on company notice boards situated throughout the site. Our Standard Operating Procedures are robust for all areas of the business and ensure consistency of approach for all key activities.