VALF Sanayi A.Ş.
VALF Sanayii A.Ş. started its first production with E.C.A. brand within E.C.A Presdöküm Sanayii in 1957. By the end of 1960s, fame of E.C.A. valves had spread throughout Turkey and the brand had become the leader of the sector.
ELGİNKAN COMMUNITY established VALF A.Ş. in 1970 in order to respond to the rapid increase of demand that arose together with this fame.
First production was performed with 28 people in the factory, which is the first factory established in Manisa and was built in 1970 on a plot of 4.380 m2 in Manisa Organized Industrial Zone. Today 545 people are working within VALF Sanayii A.Ş. and manufacturing of almost 5 thousand types of water and gas armatures is carried out in 25.100 m⊃2; facility.
All activities in VALF Sanayii A.Ş. are performed quality oriented. Serving the quality valve demand of domestic and foreign markets with its wide product range and high production capacity, the company follows the developments in the sector closely by setting out from the principle of constant development. VALF Sanayii A.Ş. believes that quality is the most important competitive weapon of companies willing to become a permanent global company. In this direction, all processes of purchase, production, marketing, sales and delivery starting from design focus on customer satisfaction. VALF Sanayii A.Ş. has undoubtedly an important contribution to the quality product image of E.C.A. brand it has today.
VALF Sanayii A.Ş. certifies its quality with TSE and TSEK certificates it has received in line with the related Turkish standards, along with receiving CE Certificate for its products within the scope of European Union directives. Moreover, it documents its products, which it exports by considering preference of its customers all around the world, in line with the related foreign standards.
The major ones of such documents are: KIWA (Netherlands), UL (United States of America), VDE (Germany), GOST-R (Russia), ukr-SEPRO (Ukraine),TUV(Germany, IMQ(Italy), ICIM (Italy), DVGW (Germany).
VALF Sanayii A.Ş. exports valve to the entire world, USA, Netherlands, England, Israel, Romania, Belgium, Germany, Greece, Turkic Republics, Middle Eastern and North African countries in particular, as a result of its marketing strategies supported with these documents.
Having TS ISO EN 9001 Quality Management System Certificate since 1994, the company protects human and environmental health in all materials used in production structure, production tools and methods. Company has embodied its responsibilities against the environment it lives in by taking this awareness one step further with TS ISO EN 14001 Environmental Management System Certificate it received in May 2004. On the other hand, VALF Sanayii A.Ş. is trying to make its employees, whom it regards as the basis of its existence, prepared against change and developments at any time by training them continuously. It pays the required attention for health and safety of its personnel, assesses risks of all activities and takes precautions for safe work. OHSAS 18001 Work Health and Safety Management System Certificate received in April 2007 is a certification of works on this subject.
With its experience and knowledge over 40 years and expert staff, VALF Sanayii A.Ş. aims to become one of the leading producers of the sector not only in Turkey but also in world market. It detects its middle and long term targets and strategies in line with this vision and makes its investments for capacity increase, renewal and modernization towards target markets and products. Company is operating in line with its target to increase its turnover three times with an annual turnover growth of 9-10% and its export share in production from 40% to 60% in the next 10 years.
'An eternal global company' includes indispensable fundamental conditions such as high competitive power and openness to change and development. Within this concept, VALF makes modernization and automatization investments by following technology closely.
Concept of innovativeness becomes the biggest factor in VALF Sanayii A.Ş. stepping forward among its rivals by combining with values such as corporate culture, knowledge accumulation, human resources and customer orientation. VALF, which has always offered product and service with its innovative mentality since its foundation and become the producer that has the widest product range in the sector, offer service today with the same mentality not only to water installation sector but also to many channels with intermediate products designed towards LPG; natural gas, heating and cooling sectors and industry. VALF Sanayii A.Ş. is advancing with determined steps in the path of becoming a permanent global company with this strong structure.