During the celebration event, the plant was also recognized for achieving ISO 9001:2000, ISO 14001, and OHSAS 18001 certifications for quality management, environmental compliance and health & safety systems, by BSI Management Systems, the world's leading international standards testing, registration and certification organization.
Filtrona Fibertec is announcing this expansion along with ongoing upgrades and capital investment in both the Richmond, Virginia (USA) and Reinbek, Germany facilities. "This expansion is a key part of Filtrona Fibertec's commitment to a 3 region growth strategy supporting our customers globally, and we will continue to invest in the resources needed to support this growth and our customers", said Russ Rogers.
"We continue to be excited at the many new business development opportunities in the global market and will continue to support the growth objectives of our customers in the region with this new facility", said Dirk Kemper, Filtrona Fibertec's Executive Vice President -- Global Sales.
Based in Richmond, Virginia USA, Filtrona Fibertec (http://www.filtronafibertec.com) is a leading manufacturer of customized bonded fiber components for fluid and vapor handling used in consumer, medical and industrial products. Filtrona Fibertec has manufacturing locations in North America, Europe and Asia and is a division of Filtrona plc, a global specialty plastic and fiber products supplier based in the United Kingdom with 37 manufacturing facilities and 5,600 employees.
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