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28 January 2022

On the 26th and 27th of January 2022, an auditor from LRQA carried out a planned two-day surveillance assessment at the Andrews Fasteners Limited against the requirements of ISO 9001:2015, NHSS 3 and the Construction Product Regulations (BS EN 15048 and BS EN 14399) for CE and UKCA marking.


Read more about Andrews Fasteners SV1 - ISO 9001:2015, NHSS3, CE/FPC CPR (2020)

02 February 2018
Following certification renewal audit carried out by Lloyd’s Register Quality Assurance (LRQA) on 31st January 2018 and 1st February 2018, Andrews Fasteners Limited has been found to comply with the requirements and been recommended for the renewal of its certificates for ISO 9001:2015, National Highway Sector Scheme 3 (NHSS 3) and Construction Product Regulations approvals (EN 15048-1:2007 and EN 14399-1:2015). Our final certificates, once issued will be published on our Certificates and Approvals section.
Read more about Andrews Fasteners Limited - Certificate Renewal (2018)

01 March 2016
True 3.2 Test Certificate can be issued only from a newly manufactured product and cannot be offered for products that are already manufactured and available from stock (with 3.1 Test Certificates available). Andrews Fasteners Limited in cooperation with Lloyd’s Register (LRQA) can offer independent verification of samples of a product from a selected batch that will be supplied to the customer for a product covered by Type 3.1 Test Certificate. This will be called “intent-of” Type 3.
Read more about Can Andrews Fasteners offer 3.2 certification?

06 March 2015
We are glad to announce, that Andrews Fasteners Limited between** 02-04 March 2015** have been reassess to ISO 9001:2008 and National Highway Sector Scheme 3 (NHSS3) as a continuous cooperation since 2011 with notified body Lloyd’s Register LRQA . Please refer to our certificates .
Read more about ISO 9001:2008 and NHSS3 reassessment by LRQA

22 January 2015
Andrews Fasteners Limited has recently gone through a restructuring process through administration. Due to this change, we are now operating through a new company with the new company number of 9350180 and new VAT number GB 201 4811 60. The new company is owned solely by the Managing Director Michael Carey. From a quality point of view, all test certificates will be issued as usual, with the new registration number on them.
Read more about Statement due to business change

29 October 2014
Andrews Fasteners Quality Manager together with Managing Director has visited their solely owned factory AndFast Malaysia. During this visit, factory has been audited by LRQA as a part of surveillance visit to ISO 9001, NHS3 and CPR. Audit have finished without any non-conformances and AndFast Malaysia can proceed on their operation in accordance to certification and approvals.
Read more about AndFast Malaysia LRQA audit - October 2014

30 September 2014
Andrews Fasteners have been audited by LRQA as a routine planned visit. LRQA Auditor have verified compliance with ISO 9001, NHSS3 and CPR. No major non-conformances has been raised and Andrews Fasteners can continue his work according to certification and approvals.
Read more about Andrews Fasteners LRQA audit - September 2014

05 April 2014
Andrews Fasteners Quality Department delegates attend in LRQA Seminars: The agenda 14. Changes in ISO 27001; ISO 9001 and ISO 14001.5
Read more about LRQA Seminars: The agenda 14

10 January 2014
It has been over three years since Andrews Fasteners was first assessed for the supply of CE approved fasteners and was issued CE approval certificates. Since then, Andrews passed all surveillance visits from LRQA and ensured continued certification. At the end of November 2013 Andrews Fasteners had a certificate renewal visit from LRQA and passed the audit ensuring their ongoing certification in order to supply quality CE approved fasteners. Read more at FindTheNeedle.
Read more about Andrews Fasteners 3 years of CE approval

07 September 2013
A surveillance visit was conducted at AndFast Malaysia at the end of September by LRQA. After the three day visit AndFast passed the audit with no non-conformances raised, ensuring ongoing certification for ISO 9001, NHSS3 and CE approval (EN 15048-1 and EN 14399-1).
Read more about AndFast Malaysia LRQA surveillance visit