At Austin Hayes we always guarantee quality and safety in everything we do. In addition, we consider the development of our staff to be paramount to our company, this is why we work hard to acquire industry approved accreditations and ensure our staff have access to regular training and individual accreditations at all times.
Our current accreditations include
We are accredited to ISO 9001 : 2008
We are approved to work to Norsok specifications
Our quality personnel are certified up to NACE Coating inspector Level 3
Both Gareth Armitage and Steve Carter from our inspection team have NACE Coating Inspector Level 2 and Steve Swaine has Level 3
Our Company Accountant, Sarah Boardman, and M.D., Julie Bickerdyke, are both CIMA trained and hold ACMA and CGMA accreditation
Our Systems Manager, Jon Steele, holds a number of qualifications including NEBOSH H&S Diploma and NEBOSH Environmental Management Diploma
Operatives Steve Carter and Craig Findlay are accredited by TSSEA (Thermal Spraying & Surface Engineering Association) as Thermal Spray Operators to BS EN ISO 14918
All of our operatives have been trained in NACE Train the Painter – Their qualifications range from bronze to gold (endorsed by the SSPC (Society for Protective Coatings), in addition 5 of our operatives are also trained and accredited as ICATS Coating Applicators
Being a signatory of a Supply Chain Charter with the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority. By being a signatory of the Supply Chain Charter we are actively encouraging good working relations across the NDA estate’s supply chain; signing up to a set of principles that encourage mutually beneficial and rewarding working relationships.
In addition we also carry out the following training:
All our forklift drivers undergo on-site training with an independent company
All our operatives are trained in the safe usage of ladders
We have a large team of first aiders and fire marshals