Crane Composites (CCI) is continually exploring ways to become a more efficient consumer of energy. Conservation in our facilities ranges from implementing measures that manage our energy consumption to replacing inefficient units or, in some cases, entire systems.
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Waste Reduction and Recycling
Crane Composites is committed to reducing the amount of waste sent to the landfill. Through recycling programs with customers and vendors most packaging waste is recycled avoiding the landfill. Trim and scrap waste is reduced year over year through Six Sigma and Kaizen projects.
Within the U.S. Crane Composites manufacturing facilities state of the art Regenerative Thermal Oxidizers (RTOs) are used to control emissions. All facilities are EPA compliant. FRP is a low voc emitting product and many of our building construction products have obtained Greenguard® certification.
Lighter weight products for transportation and recreational vehicles help reduce fuel consumption for our end-users. FRP Aerodynamic Side Skirts are being used by long-haul trailers to improve aerodynamics. Long term research and development is focused on the utilization of new resin systems and reinforcements.
At Crane Composites, we are proud of our commitment to protect the
health and safety of our employees, visitors, and vendors. Over our long history, as expectations in these areas have grown, we have led the way in setting and striving for the highest safety performance. Our objective is to create an injury-free workplace and this starts with our “Safety-First” culture in which we believe that When Safety is First, Everyone Wins.
Crane Composites’ Safety Philosophy...
- All Accidents are PREVENTABLE
- Safety is EVERYONE’S Responsibility
- Working safely is a CONDITION OF EMPLOYMENT