Policies & Procedures

Quality Policy

Ameridrives Couplings management has defined and documented the companies quality policy in their “Core Belief Statement” and their “Vision Statement.

Core Belief Statement

Achieve customer satisfaction through continuous team-oriented process improvement in all aspects of our quality-managed organization. Promote teamwork through participation in our business system, which provides a safe working environment where associates are treated with respect and held accountable for their actions.

Vision Statement

To be a “World Class” supplier of mechanical power transmission products for specialized markets, which provide profitable growth opportunities and sustained competitive advantage. Achieve our vision by adding value to our customers through a business strategy of lean manufacturing, process improvement and team excellence.

Continuous Improvement

The Altra Business System (ABS)

Ameridrives is a active driver of the Altra Operational Excellence. The Altra Operational Excellence begins with the voice of the customer and continuously strives to improve Quality, Delivery and Cost.  For more information, please visit the Altra Industrial Motion website.

Design

Since 1928 Ameridrives has been designing and manufacturing couplings for a wide variety of industries, from gear couplings on small pumps to diaphragm couplings on large gas turbines. We have assembled a team of experienced highly motivated engineers to ensure our customer’s needs are meet. We have equipped these engineers with the most advanced tools in 3D Modeling, Finite Element Analysis (FEA) and a fully equipped Research and Development Laboratory. Ameridrives is an active member of both AGMA and API to ensure that all designs comply with the latest industry standards when required. Ameridrives is an active participant in many AGMA standard work groups related to couplings as well as a member of all API 671 work groups. When requested, Ameridrives can provide designs that are fully compliant with many other industry standards including American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) and Det Norske Veritas (DNV).

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