Kloeckner Metals UK is the first ever company to achieve NHSS3B certification

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Kloeckner Metals UK are pleased to announce they have become the first company in the UK to achieve the National Highways Sector Scheme 3B (NHSS3B) certification, awarded by the accreditation body the Steel Construction Certification Scheme (SCCS (021)).

For Kloeckner Metals UK to receive this certification demonstrates that they have in place robust quality management processes to supply multi metal products specifically for suppliers and contractors of Highways England. 

Following a robust UKAS assessment, the SCCS recently became the first Certification Body to be accredited to audit the National Highways Sector Scheme 3B - Stocking and distribution activities for structural steel products.

John Topham Deputy SCCS Manager said: “For SCCS to achieve this accreditation is a significant milestone and we are pleased to announce that Kloeckner Metals UK is the first company to achieve certification to this National Highways Sector Scheme.”

This new certification follows in the footstep of Kloeckner Metals UK recently awarded certificates for both ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 14001:2015.

Barrie Salter, Business Development & Marketing Director at Kloeckner Metals UK, said: “We are extremely excited to be the first stockholder and distributor in the UK to be awarded with this NHSS 3B certification. By gaining this approval demonstrates we have satisfied all mandatory requirements including transition to the new ISO 9001:2015 to supply structural steel products specifically for all Highways England projects.