Brdr. Christensen ApS (Brdr. Christensens Haner A/S until 1-1-2009) is known all over the world for its robust and reliable metal-seated plug valves. The production of the plug valves originally started in 1958 in which year the company bought the rights from Poul Reimers Maskinfabrik (PR) for the range of cylindrical plug valves. The company which operates a foundry of its own, develops, manufactures and markets plug valves which are exported to more than 50 countries all over the world. In addition to the large range of cylindrical and taper plug valves, Brdr. Christensen ApS also has a small production of soft seated gate valves. The company is today one of the leading manufacturers of plug valves which are used in connection with gas, oil, water, and heating installations as well as installations in the chemical and petrochemical industries.
Brdr. Christensen ApS is a modern and well reputed production company which employs about 200 staff members. The company is the largest manufacturer of lubricated plug valves in Europe.
The company has “everything under one roof”: Research and development, construction, pattern making, foundry, heat treatment, machine shop, assembly and test, plating and surface treatment as well as complete non destructive testing facilities. The company´s objective is to master the production in all stages – from the raw material to the final product and to be independent of sub-suppliers in order to fulfil the customers’ requirements of quality, service, and flexibility.
During the years Brdr. Christensen ApS has developed a comprehensive quality assurance and management system, and in 1992 the company was ISO 9001 certified. In addition, the company has approval from American Petroleum Institute, Canadian Gas Association, Stoomwezen, etc.
We are trustworthy – we set an honor in respecting all agreements made, based on the spirit in which they were entered into.
We will be trustworthy in our dialogueue with our working partners in all situations.
We keep our promises. Should there be circumstances where it is not possible for us to honor our agreement, then we will immediately inform all relevant parties both external and internal.
Dynamic development is created through dialogue
We will be the best in developing plug valves that fit the needs of our customers. We will be market orientated and flexible in our endeavors to reach a technical solution that will fulfill the customers’ wishes/requirements to plug valves. For us, a dialogue based upon equal respect is the key to dynamic development.
Delivery dates – a keyword for us
We will deliver quality valves with the shortest possible delivery times. We work with three different delivery concepts. A “red”, “yellow”, or “green” path through our organization shall ensure that customers can choose the “fastest” path that is most suitable for the individual project. Red orders are the fastest and have top priority over all other orders.
Quality in everything we do
In close dialogue with our customers and with an outset in our management system, we create, develop, and manufacture compact, robust, durable plug valves with a very long working lifetime.
Information and the individual cases are first passed on when all relevant and necessary information is available so that others can continue their work based upon an informative quality baseline.
We will be the safe choice.
We create competence through dialogue
We will be an attractive working partner, and therefore we set an honor in creating a constructive dialogue so that technically complicated problems can be solved with the customers’ needs in centrum. We will be competent; therefore we will also have everything under one roof, right from the casting process, to machining, to assembly and testing of valves, thereby creating a solid competence and cohesion between what we have promised the customer and what we can actually manufacture and deliver.