The Sempre group is certified to ISO 9001:2015 standard (Quality Management System Requirements) which ensures excellent customer service
ISO 9001:2015 Certification
Our ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management System certified by The BSI Group ensures that The Sempre Group is committed to excellent customer satisfaction and continuous improvement throughout the organisation.
Quality is an essential and key part of our business and we strive to provide our customers with high-quality products and services which meet and often exceed their expectations.
The Company’s management team is committed to creating, implementing, and maintaining the ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management System. This is achieved through the methods and activities that include customer satisfaction, management reviews, risk assessments, internal audits, employee training, quality objectives, quality policy, and supplier performance.
The staff at The Sempre Group have a responsibility within their areas of expertise to ensure that quality is embedded throughout every part of the business.
Our quality policy is displayed on our website, posted on our Company Notice Board, and can also be found in the staff handbook.
The Scope of our Quality Management System
The sale, maintenance, and calibration of measuring and inspection equipment, contract measurement, and the sale of equipment for lean manufacturing
Our Products and Services
The Sempre Group is an independent supplier of precision measuring equipment, inspection and calibration solutions, contract measurement, engineering services, in addition to lean manufacturing equipment in the UK and Ireland.
We operate an In-House calibration laboratory that has been accredited by UKAS to the ISO/IEC 17025:2017 standard (General requirements for the competence of testing and calibration laboratories)
ISO/IEC 17025:2017 UKAS Accreditation
The United Kingdom Accreditation Service (UKAS) is the national accreditation body that assesses the competence of organisations that provide calibration services, inspection, testing, and certification.
The Sempre Group operates a UKAS accredited In-House Calibration Laboratory (No.4568) that has been approved by UKAS using criteria and procedures specifically developed to determine our technical competence.
Our customers can be assured that the work undertaken by The Sempre Group is accurate, reliable, and conforms to the latest UKAS ISO/IEC 17025:2017 standard.
The United Kingdom Accreditation Service (UKAS) has accredited The Sempre Group Limited to perform the following calibration activities.
UKAS Accredited Calibration Activities
Dimensional Calibrations – (Conducted at the customers’ premises)
Cartesian Coordinate Measuring Machines CMMs (with imaging probing systems) to the ISO 10360-7-2011 Standard
Note – The Sempre Group is only one of three UK companies to offer this comprehensive UKAS-accredited calibration service for coordinate measuring machines.
Range of the horizontal X & Y stage size > EUXY = 0 mm to 1500 mm
Range of the vertical Z Size > EUZ = 0 mm to 515 mm
Range of the imaging probe length measurement > EUV = 0 mm to 6 mm
Dimensional Calibrations – (Conducted at the customers’ premises and in our In-House UKAS accredited calibration laboratory)
Portable Articulated Measuring Arms CMMs to the ISO 10360-12-2016 Standard.
Note – The Sempre Group is only one of five UK companies to offer this comprehensive UKAS-accredited calibration service for portable articulated measuring arms.
Length measurement without concatenating the test lengths.
Range of the length measurement > EBi = 0 mm to 1174 mm
Length measurement by concatenating the test lengths to (Annex F) of the ISO 10360-12:2016 standard.
Range of the Length Measurement > EBi = 1174 mm to 2045 mm
The Safe Contractor certification demonstrates to our customers The Sempre Group’s commitment to compliance with the legal health and safety requirements and satisfies the demands of the Health & Safety Executive (HSE)
Alcumus Safe Contractor Certification – (TM3436)
The Safe Contractor scheme is an Alcumus approved health and safety assessment scheme for organisations who want to demonstrate that they are taking responsibility for their legal health and safety requirements.
The Sempre Group Limited can demonstrate our legal health and safety compliance to our customers, employees, and the Health & Safety Executive (HSE)
The Safe Contractor certification ensures that The Sempre Group can manage and reduce the risks posed before visiting and working on the customer’s site and provides visibility of our health and safety compliance.
Having the Safe PQQ certification enhances the ability to demonstrate our credentials and experience regarding safe working practices and our robust Health & Safety policies that include, the Environment, Equality, Modern Slavery, and the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)
Alcumus Safe PQQ Certification – (TM3436)
Safe PQQ is an important verification check to safeguard the companies employing the services of The Sempre Group Limited. Having the Safe PQQ certification ensures that The Sempre Group can demonstrate our credentials and experience regarding safe working practices and our robust Health & Safety policies.
Safe PQQ incorporates the following criteria
1. Health and safety.
4. Quality assurance.
6. Modern slavery.
9. Right to work.
JOSCAR is a collaborative tool used by the aerospace, defence and security industry to act as a single repository for pre-qualification and compliance information. Using JOSCAR can determine if a supplier is “fit for business”.
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