“At Harrisons Packaging we strive to find the best, cost saving solution, to your packaging needs. With over 25 years’ experience, we have accumulated a wealth of knowledge that we can pass onto our customers. David Hewitt at Aragon Consulting Services helped us achieve ISO9001:2015 in record time with no issues raised. The process was pragmatic and straight forward – everyone contributed to this successful achievement.”
Russell Harrison, Managing Director at Harrisons Packaging
“When we started looking for a consultant to guide us through ISO David came highly recommended, and when we met him he fitted the bill perfectly. He knew instantly what we were about and had walked in our shoes so this made life so much easier. Davids ability to communicate with staff across the spectrum brought everyone on side, and this made the difference. We achieved ISO 9001:2015 with zero issues within 4 months”
Craig Harker, Managing Director at Axiom Engineering Ltd.
“Morgan Training achieved ISO9001:2015 for their provision of training in agriculture, horticulture, greenkeeping, health & social care and other bespoke training. Aragon services did an excellent job in guiding us down the path to achieving this award and made the whole process, which at first appeared daunting, smooth & easy.
We would definitely recommend Aragon Services to anyone who is thinking of gaining this award!”
“We are delighted with the service we have received from Aragon Consulting Service, the initial brief was for them to revise and improve our QMS, and conduct audit training for designated personnel.
Managing Director David Hewitt achieved this in record time, he drove the project forward, rewrote the complete manual, and involved and motivated our staff throughout. At our last audit we received a glowing report on the improvements and no ‘non-conformities’.”
Elaine Morris (Managing Director)
Canopies UK Ltd.
We continue to work with Aragon to maintain the QMS, and would recommend them to any type of business.
“Seddon Construction engaged Aragon Consulting Services to achieve and maintain ISO50001. David Hewitt has been very engaging with the team and supportive in ensuring there was an awareness and knowledge of the standard . He also ensured the ongoing maintenance on the standard with compliance audits. David would be an asset to any organization.”
Liz Groundland (Head of Quality & Compliance)
Seddon Construction Ltd.
“William Pye Limited is a long established construction company based in Longridge, Preston. We recently employed the services of Aragon Consulting Services to assist us develop and maintain both the Quality accreditation to ISO9001:2008 and the Environmental accreditation to ISO14001:2004. David Hewitt has done an excellent job in simplifying our systems to ensure we meet both standards. Aragon also organised and ran a Communications Day to ensure the whole workforce was briefed and able to understand the requirements placed upon the business. We would recommend Aragon Consulting Services to anyone thinking of Quality & Environmental Management Systems installation or development.”
P Shaw (SHEQ Manager)
William Pye Ltd.
“Aragon Consulting, and especially David Hewitt MD, has been invaluable to our business over the past months. After looking in vain, and being warned that there are so many bad consultants out there, it was with great relief that we found that we had struck Gold. Throughout the whole process of working towards accreditation David has guided us every step of the way and with his easy to understand language and uncomplicated processes has enabled the team to fully understand the requirements and become empowered to achieve success. We at Unitruck sincerely hope that we will continue in years to come to tap in to and be assisted by Aragon to ensure we maintain the standards they have set for us. I would have no hesitation in recommending Aragon Consulting to other colleges and businesses large or small. ”
“Aragon Consulting have helped Kidds Transport, ensure they keep delivering quality. In a no nonsense way, Aragon cut through the complexity of Quality Systems allowing us to have a system that suits our style and allows us to take control of it, rather than the other way round.”
Kidds Transport Ltd
“Aragon Consulting Services provided excellent guidance and direction for Seddon Construction to achieve accreditation to PAS2030 in a short timescale. Using an innovative approach the assessing body was very impressed and accreditation was achieved for several measures. We would recommend Aragon Consulting Services.”
Business Development Manager
Seddon Construction Limited
“W. Carefoot & Sons (Construction) Limited recommends the services of Aragon Consulting Services. Aragon (through Managing Director David Hewitt) successfully achieved a significant business improvement for the company by producing a Procedures Manual that reflects how we do business in our market place. This was achieved in record time by mapping out our processes and illustrating this in an operating manual with simple flow charts and forms, that all sites and staff will use. Furthermore David successfully managed and guided the company through ISO9001:2008 and ISO14001:2004 updates to our accreditations with no issues raised.The accreditation body were complementary in their feedback – Management commitment and staff enthusiasm and involvement are commendable. The QMS recovery led by the external facilitator, Mr David Hewitt, is an impressive piece of work.”
“Thanks David for the Fire Risk Assessment at the Preston Offices. An immediate requirement was satisfied within 2 days and we had the detailed written assessment with recommendations the same day- great service and recommended”
Harrison Drury Solicitors
“Aragon’s professional & straight forward approach has helped BREC achieve maximum benefit from its ISO9001:2008 accreditation. Dave assisted in the improvement and development of our quality management system using simple and pragmatic methods.”
BREC Limited (Conveyor Belts)
“Aragon Consulting Services has provided the guidance and support not only to lead Upton Vending through the ISO9001 transition to the 2008 standard but to manage and improve the internal processes and procedures structure to the benefit of the company. Dave Hewitt guided us through the process integration of procedures across the two sites and continues to support the Upton Group on a monthly basis. During 2011 we shall be using him to develop and maintain our accreditation to ISO14001:2004.”
Upton Vending Group
“G & J Seddon Construction engaged Aragon Consulting Services to undertake a project introducing Procedure Manuals across the business. The exercise began with interactive workshops to identify the business processes and further work followed to break these down further into procedures, work instructions and proformas. The Manuals were launched in 2005 and Aragon now manages the document control and implementation audit processes across all sites and copy holders. It has been a rewarding and worthwhile exercise to establish company standards and Aragon Consulting Services have managed the whole process efficiently and very professionally, we have worked well together and continue to do so. Highly recommended.”
G&J Seddon Limited
“Aragon Consulting undertook a full assessment of The Admiral hotel facilities and procedures. The comprehensive report defined improvements and opportunities to address and an action plan was agreed and delivered with our management team to implement the standard operational procedures into all aspects of the hotel’s operation. The Aragon consultants’ style was professional and friendly. They built excellent relationships with the management and staff. They worked with, and trained our team to implement improved operational standards resulting in increased efficiency and quality of delivery. Customer satisfaction has improved, with our guests giving us positive feedback on the changes made. Our occupancy rates have increased month on month, and I can confirm that this is a direct result of the improvements made through working with Aragon Consulting.
Our professional relationship with Aragon Consulting will continue as they regularly oversee and improve the work already undertaken.”
The AdmiralHouse Hotel
“Aragon worked closely with us to document our existing procedures and suggest better ways of working. I found them to be pro-active, efficient and sensitive to the issues associated with business change management. I would be happy to work with them again on future projects where I am sure we would benefit from their speed, clear management and understanding of how a business works.”
Seddon Homes Limited
“A very pragmatic approach to our requirement. Aragon managed the transition from “no formal procedures to ISO9001:2000 accreditation” professionally and with total involvement of the ELAS staff. We continue to work with Aragon Consulting Services to maintain our approval having outsourced the QA elements to them.”
Employment Law Advisory Services Limited
“David joined us in 2003 and led the programme to achieve ISO9001:2000 in a very short timeframe. This approval was vital to our factory as we were neatly placed in the Automotive Supply chain providing a Plating and Heat Treatment service to the industry. The dedication and professionalism shown by Aragon Consulting Services was excellent. We have engaged their services on a regular basis to review, manage and audit our Quality Management System. It is a pleasure working with Aragon Consulting Services and we strongly recommend them.”
Martin Hewitt Enterprises Limited
“Aragon Consulting Services mapped our business processes and produced the necessary procedures and work instructions to introduce stability and uniformity in the actions we undertake in this part of the business. Particular emphasis was required on customer satisfaction and this was achieved from day one. Although this was a stand alone project I would have no hesitation in recommending or using Aragon Consulting Services in the future. A job well done.”
MHE Distribution Limited
“We employed Aragon Consulting Services to assist us in consolidating the Production Organisation Manuals for Airbus. This involved taking the manuals for all four partner countries and creating one consistent manual that covered the whole company. The project was managed out of Toulouse and took around six months to complete. First Stream were delighted with the professionalism and quality of Aragon’s work and we look forward to working with them in the future”
GKN Aerospace – Cowes has utilised the services of Dave Hewitt’s Aragon Consulting business since 2005. Throughout this period Aragon has provided support to first article reviews, supplier audits and quality improvement actions. This relationship has proved to be effective in supporting GKN Aerospace, and its customer’s quality related activities.
Director Quality and Engineering
Tayban Precast Limited had already achieved the International Standard ISO9001 when we engaged Aragon Consulting Services, although we had identified the need to upgrade the system and freshen up our QA focus. Dave Hewitt, Managing Director Of Aragon Consulting Services, provided the guidance and impetus to regenerate our quality systems and within a short period of time we had successfully renewed our accreditation. The drive and professionalism from Aragon Consulting made this an enjoyable experience. Aragon coached our staff in understanding and deploying the requirements of the ISO9001 standard. We look forward to a continuing relationship with Aragon Consulting for the foreseeable future.
Tayban Precast Ltd