Mechline Developments, specialist Milton Keynes, UK-based manufacturer of equipment for the foodservice and hospitality industry, have successfully transitioned to the latest version of ISO 9001, the internationally recognised Quality Management System (QMS). The ISO 9001:2015 standard recognises Mechline’s commitment to continuously monitoring and managing quality across the business, as well as their endeavour to make continuous improvements.
Mechline’s focus is to make life easier and better for their customers. Through continuous research and ever-growing expertise they aim to understand what their customers need and value and strive to deliver this with an unwavering commitment to quality and innovation. By certifying to the ISO 9001:2015, Mechline have demonstrated a sound management approach orientated towards their customers.
Innovative and unique products
Mechline have worked hard to grow its portfolio of innovative and unique products and deliver this through an effective customer-focused operation with a “right first time” ethos. This year they are celebrating 20 years of their Dormont gas connectors maintaining the BSI Kitemark, thanks to their commitment to a comprehensive manufacturing, build, testing and packing process, and ongoing quality testing (they are the only commercial gas hose to carry the BSI Kitemark). Mechline always strive for continuous improvement by operating within their recognised QMS and Manufacturing Processes.
John Towersey, director of quality and process improvement at Mechline, comments, “We have successfully made the transition from ISO 9001:2008 to ISO 9001:2015 with a 100% score and no non-conformities. This is a great achievement towards which we have been working for the last 12 months and I am very proud of our professional and competent team. We will always look to make improvements to our processes, in order to effectively deliver what our customers need and value – upwards and onwards!”
As a manufacturer of innovative food service equipment products, Mechline has evolved into a company with products that have safety and hygiene ‘built-in’, beginning with its patented QuickLink products.
Mechline continues to offer a range of carefully chosen food service components to maintain its reputation of providing products that reflect its origins as a food service equipment mechanical services specialist. Each range (including AquaJet, GreasePak, AquaTechnix and more) has a unique feature or characteristic that simplifies the catering professional’s work environment and helps operators to maintain good practice for hygiene in commercial kitchens.
For nearly 30 years Mechline Developments have been engineering highly innovate products to make life easier and better for their customers. To find out more, or to view the full product catalogue, visit: www.mechline.com