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    Customer satisfaction survey as input for improvement projects

    20 December 2017

    In the LEAN implementation Wouter Witzel recently conducted a customer satisfaction survey under a selection of key accounts. The aim of this research is to determine where the focus of demand projects should lie.

    The majority of the assessments were positive, the actual remed actions were started. More than a few months will be a measure of measuring our obligations.

    All in all a positive next step in the implementation of the LEAN philosophy.

    Wouter Witzel now ISO9001: 2015 certified.

    27 November 2017

    Wouter Witzel’s quality management system is now certified according to the standards of ISO 9001, the 2015 version. This means that under other date we have demonstrated that we have effective processes to manage the risks of non-compliance with stakeholders’ expectations. To this end, even more emphatically than previously, objectives are focused on the sub-processes and more intensive use is made of risk analyzes. Wouter Witzel Weer is a state-of-the-art QHSE management system company (ISO 14001: 2015) in the field of health and safety (OHSAS 18001: 2007).

    MKB-tour Overijssel to Losser and Wouter Witzel Eurovalve

    08 November 2017

    On Friday November 3th, Deputy Eddy van Hijum visited Wouter Witzel and took the MKB-tour at Losser Municipality.The goal of the MKB-tour is to create an optimal business climate that meets the wishes of the entrepreneurs.

    The involvement of the municipalities is therefore extremely important. Over the past few months, the delegates have been tortured by Overijssel to visit all the municipalities where local MKB’rs are central.

    Wouter Witzel has provided a presentation and a tour. It was an interesting and successful meeting.

    In-house training at Wouter Witzel

    09 March 2017

    Recently our representative in the United Kingdom, Induchem UK Ltd,  for the Industry (Oil & Gas, Desalination, Building Services, Power Stations, District Cooling and Mining) visit our company for a in-house training.

    In-house training consist of theoretical training regarding our bonded to the body lining butterfly valves and our double offset high performance butterfly valve the Dynaxe and Econaxe. During this 2 days training design, material choice in combination with medium and sizing of actuation is teach.

    Important part of the training is the tour in our modern state of the art factory where all the butterfly valves lined and double offset are being machined, painted, mounted, tested and packed.

    With the training given by our most experience people our representative can answer all kind off kind questions regarding our rubber lined and high performance butterfly valves.

    Our Swedish distributor Armatec AB has relocated to their new facility.

    27 February 2017

    The entire warehouse, workshop and office is now up and running at their new address: Betagatan 1; 431 49 Mölndal; Sweden.

    The Armatec group is our stock keeper for rubber lined butterfly valves and high performance butterfly valves. Please contact them in your region for more details.

    In-house NACE inspectors at Wouter Witzel

    17 February 2017

    Our in-house coating capabilities, qualifications and procedures have an unequaled level in the market for butterfly valves. The personal of the coating department is qualified to tradesman level as blaster and painter. The personal have relevant knowledge of health and safety hazard, use of protection equipment, coating materials, mixing and thinning of coatings, coating pot-life surface requirements and use of inspection equipment. Wouter Witzel has in-house certified inspectors CIP Level II by NACE International.
    You can find here our Certificate Norsok System 1 and Certificate Norsok System 6.

    Closed during holidays

    19 December 2016

    Because of the holiday, Wouter Witzel is closed from December 24, 2016 till January 2, 2017.

    We wish you all the best for 2017!

    ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001

    19 September 2016

    Wouter Witzel is certified for ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001

    ISO 14001 is the international standard with requirements for an environmental management system. We use an environmental management system to develop an appropriate environmental policy and to ensure its implementation.

    OHSAS 18001 is the international standard for an OHS management system. The OHS (Occupational health and safety) management system is used to develop an appropriate OHS policy and to ensure its implementation.

    You can find both certificates under “QHSE-General Certificates” at this website.

    SMM 2016 An Inspiration to Maritime Industry

    12 September 2016

    With more than 2,200 exhibitors from all over the world, roughly 50,000 industry visitors, and 93,000 square metres of exhibition space is SMM a leading international maritime trade fair: exhibitors and visitors are enthusiastic. Of course, Wouter Witzel was represented by their Shipbuilding sales team.

    50 years Wouter Witzel

    06 June 2016

    Friday, June 3rd we went out for a day with all staff to celebrate our anniversary. Under great weather conditions everyone participated enthusiastically in various activities such as buggy rides, scooter ride, archery, ‘golf in the woods “, etc. After a delicious buffet everyone could still join a pub quiz.
    A summary of a successful day: the sun, the activities, the food and the organization were top!