VVB

Competencies

Quality Assurance

VVB has implemented and maintained a quality assurance system for many years and is committed to a totally integrated Quality Assurance Management Programme which ensures consistent design, installation, commissioning and `through-life’ support functions are performed at every level.

The high calibre of our approved electrical and mechanical technicians has allowed us to carry out installations to the highest standards. Whether working within the main contractor QA system or VVB’s QA System.

Management Systems

To ensure close control over our business processes and promote best practice throughout the company, VVB has developed a systematic approach based upon the guidance to management standards in ISO 9004:2008; this is based upon eight quality management principles.

Customer Focus

We depend on our clients and will therefore strive to understand their current and future needs, to meet and exceed their requirements.

Leadership

We have established the unity of purpose and direction of our organisation. We have created and will maintain the internal environment in which our employees can be fully involved.

Involvement of People

Our employees are the essence of our company and their full involvement enables their abilities to be used for the company`s and its client`s benefits.

Process Approach

The desired approach is achieved more efficiently when activities and resources are managed as a process.

System Approach to Management

We have identified, understand and manage our processes to contribute to the company`s effectiveness and efficiency in achieving objectives.

Continual Improvement

This is a permanent objective of the company.

Factual Approach to Decision Making

Effective decisions are based on the feedback and analysis of data and information.

Mutually Beneficial Supplier Relationships

VVB and its suppliers are interdependent and the mutually beneficial relationship enhances our abilities to create value.

Quality

VVB Engineering has been independently audited and certified as meeting the requirements of standard ISO 9001:2008 Quality Management System and additionally the National Highways Sector Scheme 8 (NHSS-8) and the National Highways Sector Scheme 22 (NHSS-22). The scope of certification covers mechanical and electrical engineering incorporating the requirements of National Highways Sector Scheme 8 for the overseeing and/or installation and/or maintenance of highway electrical equipment and associated works for the categories of; communication equipment, cameras, lighting columns and post installations, lighting and illuminated traffic signs. The certification also covers the scope of the National Highways Sector Scheme 22, For the Management, Operation, Installation and Maintenance of Road Tunnels specifically.

Environment

VVB is certificated to the international environmental management system ISO 14001:2004 (UKAS), achieving recognition in April 2010.

Health and Safety

Having operated to the highest levels of health and safety for many years, VVB have worked to achieve accreditation to (UKAS) OHSAS 18001:2007 Occupational Health & Safety Management System.

In addition, as part of our continual improvement process, we are presently coordinating and aligning all three management systems into one seamless integrated management system.