TWO BUSINESS DIVISIONS, ONE INTENSION:
QUALITY, ENVIRONMENT PROTECTION, SAFETY AND SERVICE

The focuses of both APO business divisions are customer satisfaction, environmental concerns, work safety and a high quality standard with a zero-defect target.

CERTIFIED BY IQNET

Management System certified by IQNet. Since being established in 1990, IQNet has remained the world’s largest network of leading certification bodies.

ISO 9001 UND ISO 14001 CERTIFIED

Integrated Quality Management System certified in accordance with ISO 9001. Additional certification of Environmental Management in accordance with ISO 1400, by the DQS GmbH.

SICHER MIT SYSTEM

Awarded the “Sicher mit System” (Systematic Safety) seal of quality by the “Holz und Metall” (wood and metal) trade association, BGHM.

CREFOZERT

Awarded the certificate for creditworthiness by the assocoation Creditreform e.V.

QUALITY MANAGEMENT

Zero-defect target for consultation, planning, performance and delivery: In order to ensure flawless processes throughout all our operations, we have introduced an integrated quality management system based on QM Planning Tools such as APQP and FMEA. Both of our business divisions are ISO 9001 certified.

ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT

Highest quality and functionality are of utmost importance for surface technologies. We aim to please not only our customers but also the general public. – This is why we use new lacquering systems with no necessity for substances that could harm the environment.

Both of our business divisions are ISO 14001 certified.

CHEMICALS MANAGEMENT

Lacquering, by nature, requires the use of chemicals. One of our highest priorities is to avoid the use of dangerous chemicals. Whenever possible we substitute potentially harmful substances with safer alternatives.

WORK SAFETY

Maximum work safety is essential for the handling of lacquers and coatings. As we make occupational health a top priority, we have implemented our occupational safety management system. This has been awarded the “Sicher mit System” (Systematic Safety) seal of quality by the “Holz und Metall” (wood and metal) trade association, BGHM.