Environmental Performance

AB Connectors Ltd will comply with all regulatory requirements and are committed to continual improvement of environmental performance and prevention of pollution.

We will actively encourage our suppliers, contractors, subcontractors and all of our employees to participate in our efforts to reduce the environmental impact of our operations.

In line with these principles, it is the policy of AB Connectors Ltd to:

  • Establish, assess and monitor the impact of all-current or new activities, products or processes upon the environment.

  • Evaluate, control and reduce noise within and outside our site.

  • Reduce polluting emissions to the atmosphere to a minimum wherever possible.

  • Manage and monitor the use of energy and raw materials.

  • Minimise waste production, maximise re-use and recycling and dispose of waste safely.

  • Seek suppliers with environmental standards consistent with our own.

  • Ensure all contractors operate in line with the principles of our policy.

  • Establish and maintain procedures to limit the effects of environmental incidents.

  • Establish monitoring procedures to ensure compliance with this policy and, where measuring and testing is required, ensure that data records and results are regularly updated.

  • Audit our activities periodically to ensure they are consistent with these principles and take any necessary corrective actions.

This policy relates to the assembly, plating, machining and site activities of AB Connectors Ltd, conducted at Abercynon. The policy will be communicated in written form to all interested parties and to the general public.

Scott Burke
VP and GM Connectors Business Unit

Quality

Quality Assurance is of paramount importance to AB Connectors Ltd and the company's Quality Management System (QMS) is central to the businesses operation.

Quality systems and approvals include ISO9001 along with various product and market sector approvals including the military Mil-std 790 and environmental approval to ISO14001. As a result of these qualifications AB Connectors has been awarded several major customer approvals and accreditations.

Environment management approvals include ISO 14001.

AB Connectors total commitment to providing customers with high levels of service, cost effectiveness, quality and innovative solutions in interconnection products make it the ideal first choice supply partner.

Scope of the Quality Assurance System

Included in the scope of the Quality Management Systems is: the design, development and manufacture of electrical connector assemblies, harnesses, power distribution systems and associated components for the defence, traction and other general industrial / commercial applications; factoring of aligned products; sub-contract plating. At this time installation and service are not included.