Gränges Americas has been awarded quality certification IATF 16949

12 Nov 2018 | GROUP RELEASE

Gränges America’s facility in Huntingdon, Tennessee, has recently been awarded the International Automotive Task Force (IATF) 16949 certification. The IATF certification is an international standard describing the quality management systems needed to supply highly engineered products within the automotive, transportation, HVAC, energy and electrical industries.

“Quality is of great importance at our Huntingdon facility as we are expanding capacity and will be serving the automotive industry. This award signals our commitment to the highest standards and ensures our customers can rely on delivery of high-quality products”, says Patrick Lawlor, President Gränges Americas.

The IATF certification and standards drive the quality management system to provide continual improvement, risk management and defect prevention to ensure continued supply of on time quality products.

Gränges’ expansion at its Huntingdon plant remains on schedule with increased capacity available in second half of 2019.

For further information, please contact:
Pernilla Grennfelt, SVP Communications and Investor Relations
pernilla.grennfelt@granges.com, tel: +46 702 90 99 55

Brad Thomas, VP Strategy, Sales & Marketing Gränges Americas
brad.thomas@granges.com, tel: +1 615-815-9492

About Gränges
Gränges is a leading global supplier of rolled aluminium products for heat exchanger applications and other niche markets. In materials for brazed heat exchangers Gränges is the global leader with a market share of approximately 20 per cent. The company develops, produces and markets advanced materials that enhance efficiency in the customer manufacturing process and the performance of the final products; brazed heat exchangers. The company’s geographical markets are Europe, Asia and the Americas. Its production facilities are located in Sweden, China and the United States, and have a combined annual capacity of 420,000 metric tonnes. Gränges has some 1,600 employees and net sales of more than SEK 11 billion. The share is listed on Nasdaq Stockholm. More information on Gränges is available at granges.com.