In addition, standards of “ISO 14001” for environmental management are observed in our own way.
This section provides a summary of these efforts.
Status of Shigiya’s ISO Certification
Scope of certification
Business activities related to the design, development, manufacturing, sales and installation of cylindrical grinders, specialized grinders and machinery to process hard and brittle materials, as well as related services
(repair, maintenance, inspection, and parts supply)
|Headquarters plant, sales and branch offices|
(excluding the GS division and related companies)
|Japan Accreditation Board (JAB)|
Shigiya's quality assurance policy and status of activitiesIn accordance with our quality assurance policy, Shigiya seeks to offer maximum customer satisfaction by providing the reliable products that customers expect and demand. Every employee carries a business-card sized copy of our quality assurance policy for their reference, and employees recite this policy each morning in order to raise awareness of this policy.
In order to create reliable products, and provide superior services after delivery, Shigiya has set up the following 11 primary processes, and works to achieve the thorough implementation of each and every process.
Shigiya is also making effective use of ISO in risk management!Regarding corporate compliance and corporate management, we have actively sought to include in our system items that are not a required part of ISO certification, and by creating work processes for these items, have created a system to ensure that they are thoroughly observed and implemented (export management regulations, cost management standards, etc.).
Shigiya’s environmental policy and status of activitiesShigiya has implemented activities according to the six “action guidelines” in our environmental policy. Particularly, in the area of practical ecology,
we are actively pursuing the development of environmentally-friendly products. Furthermore, the entire company aims to achieve zero emissions of industrial and general waste.
[Introduction of activity achievements]
- Reduction of water-soluble cutting fluid discharge
- Waste oil/waste liquid zero discharge activities
- Reduction of throughput of flammable waste oil (waste thinner)
- Reduction of disposed amount of flammable waste oil (waste thinner)
Development of environmentally-friendly productsBased on proposals our sales division has received from our customers, the development division is actively seeking to study environmental technologies and collect data, in order to develop and improve a range of socially appealing environmentally-friendly products.
[Major thrust of development programs in progress]
- On-machine measurement of surface roughness
- Efficient use of motor output data
- Accuracy improvement of indirect sizing