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Oxfordshire based Hydac transition to ISO 14001

Monday 1st October 2018

Hydac Technology gain ISO 14001

Specialist ISO Consultancy Spedan Ltd supported Hydac Technology Ltd in their successful transition to the 2015 version of the ISO 14001 Environmental Management standard. 

Hydac Technology, who has UK Headquarters at Witney, Oxfordshire, Hydac Ltd was established back in 1976 and is a subsidiary of Hydac Group. They manufacture and distribute a range of hydraulic / electronic and electrohydraulic solutions to global brand clients, and have seen successful consistent growth over the years. Their products and solutions include, Filtration, Cooler and Cooling Systems, Control Technology, Fluid Engineering, Lubrication and Hydraulic solutions. Hydac Technology Ltd have in house design and testing capability for bespoke manufacture.

Hydac successfully completed the audit of thier environmental management system audit, which was carried out by Lloyds Register.  Alister Constantine, Director at Spedan Ltd, worked with the Management and SHEQ team to ensure that the EMS is thorough yet practical for the needs of the business going forward, while meeting the requirements of the standard.

Quality Manager Stuart Gardner said ,

"We are very pleased to have successfully transitioned to the revised standard and actually found the process very simple. Our  ISO consultancy Spedan Ltd, explained and worked with us each step of the way from considering our business context to revising and updating our Environmental Management manual against the background of a consistent approach with our other ISO Standards.”

In addition to their environmental management commitments, Hydac’s quality commitments and credentials are supported by the Quality ISO 9001:2015 standard.

Stuart went on to say that;

“There is a clear link between our attitude towards customer service and environmental protection, which is demonstrated and supported through having both ISO14001 and ISO9001 certificates.

Having an EMS in place, combined with our policy commitments of meeting environmental legislation, reducing our impact and continual environmental performance, means that with professional and loyal staff, we are well placed to service a growing and demanding customer base into the future.”

For more information on Hydac Technology please contact their HQ team on 01993 866366, or visit their website.


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Adam Faiers - Director

Adam has been working on Quality and Environmental management systems for most of his career in small, medium and corporate organisations. A keen advocate of the ISO approach as a platform for improvement, Adam ensures that systems are practical and useful for Managers and Staff to use.

Following a number of years working on software development projects, Adam has diversified into Information Security and Business Continuity management. Keen to formalise his industry experience, he is currently undertaking a Diploma in Business Continuity Management at Buckingham University.

Adam has a PhD from Cranfield University and now supports the MSc Environmental Management programmes through the advisory panel and visiting lectures.

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