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Roborís Sasol accreditation opens new doors for pipe systems

Robor a proud South African manufacturer and supplier of welded steel tube and pipe, cold formed steel profiles and associated value-added products and services, became an accredited Sasol Supplier in August 2012.
To acquire Sasol accreditation, candidates are subjected to a very stringent process which demands high standards and controls.  Sasol's accreditation places a great deal of emphasis on Occupational Health and Safety; Quality control and mandatory procedures; Environmental Responsibilities and BBBEE Accreditation.  The certification requires rigorous audits to ensure that these vital principles are adhered to and upheld.   
The endorsement enables the Robor Group to supply all engineering contractors and steelwork fabricators with quality pipe, fittings and flanges required for high pressure piping system projects.  “Becoming a Sasol accredited supplier, is by no means an easy undertaking” says Caren Gill, Robor Pipe Systems Director responsible for the Petrochemical market segment. “Sasol have various pillars of criteria which include quality, price, on-time delivery and an accredited BBBEE certification, which Robor have achieved.  We furthermore achieved a five star rating for service excellence, in a recent Sasol supplier survey” Gill said.
Through its highly skilled and experienced team, Robor is able to source world class materials at highly competitive prices.   “The expansion of the Petrochemical sector in southern Africa prompted us to source Carbon Steel refinery approved conveyance pipe, fittings and flanges from world class manufacturers, meeting the strenuous quality demands of the petrochemical industry.  These products are being stocked locally, within easy reach of Secunda and Sasolburg” Gill continued. “The Pipe Systems division of Robor operates within the requirements of the DIN EN ISO 9001:2000 quality management system to control its large inventory and stocks a full range of seamless, welded pipe and fittings in various grades to ensure consistent product quality and service” Gill ended.
Pipe grades include:
Seamless & Welded API 5L Grade B/X42
Seamless ASTM A106 / ASME SA 106 Grade B
Flanges ASTM 105N
Forgings ASTM 105N
Fittings to ASTM A234WPB / WPBWX
Stainless and alloy pipes, valves and fittings, as commonly used within the petrochemical market sector.
Robor has built its reputation on quality and superior service and has ISO 14000 accreditation with representatives and distributors in numerous African countries. 
Caren Gill, Robor Pipe Systems Director responsible for the Petrochemical market segment