Category: History Company TGpro
Published on Monday, 26 March 2012 22:07
Written by Super User
Thai-German Products Public Company Limited or TGpro is the first and largest producer of stainless steel pipes,tubes and sheets in Thailand and is the only one in Southeast Asia that employs fully automatic lines with Laser Welding Technology.It has a maximum production capacity of more than 50,000 tons/year and is able to produce pipes with diameters ranging from 4.75 to 508 mm and maximum thickness of 12.5mm.The company utilizes highly efficient technology from Germany and is ISO 9001::2000 certified by TUV NORD.
TGpro was founded in 1973 by Mr.Pracha Leelaprachakul with an initial production capacity of 600 tons/year. its aim was to become one of the leaders of stainless steel production worldwide. In order to fulfill its aim and to accommodate the increasing demand for stainless steel products,TGpro has continuously expanded its capacity and improved its management efficiency as follows
In 1987 - TGpro increased the production capacity to 1,000 tons and to 3,000 tons in 1990
In 1994 - TGpro became a public company and officially listed in the Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET)
In 1995 - TGpro production capacity was dramatically increased to 9,600 tons/year.
In 1996 - TGpro with support of the Board of investment(BOI) has expanded its business by building a 326,400 square-meter-factory in Rayong Proince.The plant has an output capacity of more than 50,000 tons/year.
In 1999 - TGpro participated in the project "Management Improvement by Total Quality Management(TQM). This was a preliminary program held by the cooperation of the Institute of Technology,Thai-Japan Technology Association,the Institute of Human Resource Development, and Thailand Industrial Association , aiming at providing conceptual frameworks in forming systematic management for overall industries in Thailand.To satisfy the demand for high quality products along with punctual deliveries and reliable services,TGpro implemented the program of Total Quality Management ot TQM.
In 2000 and 2003 - TGpro obtained the certificate of ISO9002 and ISO9001 respectively from RWTUV(Thailand) Limited presently known as TUV NORD.
In 2005 - TGpro obtained the certificate of Quality Management System ISO 9001:2000 from TUV NORD.
In 2008 - All TGpro pipes used for high pressure equipment are certified by BUREAU VERITAS's "Quality Assurance System in accordance with the Pressure Equipment Directive 97/23/ED (PED) Annex 1.
In 2009 - TGpro obtained the certificate of Quality Management System ISO 9001:2008 from BUREAU VERITAS's
Since its establishment, the primary focus of the company has beent the efficiency of its production process and management that saves our customers time and money and has made TGpro on of the leaders in Stainless steel production worldwide.
• The Company intends to become a leading manufacturer and distributor of stainless steel pipes to the world.
• Customer confidence and trust in the quality of products and services.
Policy of Quality
Production pipe and a stainless steel high quality 304 and 316L grade standards. Reiterated that it will not produce a low grade. To our customers with the "rust" in the very heart. The production company is carefully controlled at every stage of production. It also focuses on delivering products that meet the deadline. Providing appropriate services to meet customer needs. In addition, the company. It also focuses on new technologies are always developing ways to improve products to keep pace with the industry evolved over the years.
While the importance of training for staff both within and outside the company. Including training in foreign countries for their development. Vision. And experience a new technology. Or modified standard products. In order to further improve performance and meet customer needs better.