Schaeffler United Kingdom and Ireland

 
 
 
 
 
 
History

from 2000 to 2009

 
 

2000

Llanelli embarks on Culture Change L>C Programme.
INA UK win Varian Medical Supplies Supplier of the Year Platinum Award and JCB Supplier of the Year Award.

 

2001

INA Schaeffler KG takes over FAG Kugelfischer AG.
INA UK wins Varian Medical Supplies Supplier of the Year Platinum Award and Caterpillar Quality Improvement Award.
INA Bearing Company Ltd wins JCB's 'Supplier of the Year' Award.

 

2001

Shipping Hall is extended to accommodate a third loading dock

 

2002

INA UK wins Varian Medical Supplies Supplier of the Year Platinum Award.

 

2002

First Set Packaging extension and covered area for Packaging Materials

Installation of Self Adjusting Clutch (SAC) line

 

2003

INA UK wins Varian Medical Systems Supplier of the Year Platinum Award.
Llanelli wins People Development Company of the Year Award.
Llanelli is a finalist in the CIPD awards.
INA UK is a finalist in the National Business Awards.

 

2004

INA Llanelli receives a special Commendation from CIPD.
INA Llanelli is a Regional Winner in the National Training Awards.
May - FAG Telford moves to Minworth Offices.

 

2004

LuK (UK) Limited achieves the accreditation Eco Management and Audit Scheme for the first time

 

2005

INA Llanelli receives the Best Improvement of a Lead Company Award from Accelerate Wales.
26th October - INA UK celebrates its Golden Jubilee.
December - INA Bearing Company Ltd and FAG Sales (Europe) Ltd become a legal entity.

 

2006

1st January - Schaeffler (UK) Ltd begins trading.
Schaeffler UK is awarded Nissan Quality Award.
Schaeffler (UK) receives Varian Medical Systems Platinum Award of the year for the sixth time.
Schaeffler wins coveted 'Education, Skills and Leadership' award from the Confederation of British Industry for outstanding achievements in people management practice.

 

2006

Second Set Packaging extension and allocation of space for improved Environmental Waste separation

 
Schaeffler (UK) is awarded a 'Supplier of the Year' award from Varian Medical Systems for the seventh successive year, for consistent high quality and service.

2007

Schaeffler (UK) is awarded a 'Supplier of the Year' award from Varian Medical Systems for the seventh successive year, for consistent high quality and service.

 
Schaeffler (UK) is awarded a 'Supplier of the Year' award from Varian Medical Systems for the seventh successive year, for consistent high quality and service.

2007

LuK (UK) Limited celebrates 20 years trading in the UK

 

2008

Schaeffler UK's manufacturing plant in Llanelli wins the Manufacturing Prize at the Wales Quality Award Ceremony.

 

2009

Schaeffler UK’s manufacturing plant in Llanelli wins a Wales Quality Award for Sustainability.
Schaeffler UK's Plant Director, Roger Evans, is awarded an MBE for his services to the Engineering Industry in Wales.
More than 300 FAG spherical roller bearings from Schaeffler UK are selected to support a new retractable roof at Wimbledon’s Centre Court.