InnoVista Sensors is a specialist in sensing, control and motion products. Through its brands, BEI Kimco, BEI Sensors, BEI PSSC, Crouzet, Crydom, Kavlico, Newall and Systron Donner Inertial, InnoVista Sensors offers customizable, reliable and efficient components for mission-critical systems in Aerospace & Defense, Transportation, Energy & Infrastructures, Commercial & Industrial OEMs, Medical, Food & Beverage and Building Equipment markets. All CST teams are deeply customer focused, continually striving to exceed customer expectations. They always look for a strong alliance with customers, develop proactive cooperation and ensure transparent relationships.
- Business Type:
- Industry Type:
- Monitoring and Testing - Meteorological Monitoring
- Market Focus:
- Globally (various continents)
- Year Founded:
- Over 1000
- 1,000,000 - 10,000,000 €
- CST focuses all its effort in providing the best components and services to fit customers “mission critical” systems.
- Capable of meeting the most demanding specifications and standards, even in harsh environments, CST is certified to supply challenging industry sectors such as aerospace, nuclear, automotive, train, medical and oil & gas.
- Always mastering advanced technologies while capitalizing upon well proven solutions, CST designs, manufactures and delivers the highest quality products and provides strong engineering support and adaptation capabilities.
- Focused on premium value offers and committed to excellence, our company, with 4,700 employees worldwide and sales of $660M US in 2011, is the dependable and adaptable partner for the most demanding customers.
At Custom Sensors & Technologies (CST) we care about our employees and are committed to promoting a safe and healthy environment where each employee can perform the best job in the best conditions. To ensure our ambition we rely on our CST safety management system which is based on the following guiding principles:
We manage continuous improvement and safer working conditions with measurable Health and Safety objectives.
CST management regularly report, review, and analyze risks, incidents, safety performance, corrective and preventive actions at local level and at CST level.
Employees are empowered and accountable for their safety and are expected to question or stop work if they perceive health or safety hazards. As a team working together towards creating and maintaining a safe workplace, employees have a responsibility to identify and report safety hazards. CST reinforces its safety standards by providing recognition for safe behavior and consequences for unsafe behavior.
CST provides ergonomically designed workstations and tools and performs regular ergonomics assessments for maximum employee comfort and work efficiency. Ergonomic and lifting training sessions are provided to employees on a regular basis and lifting tools are used whenever possible.
Tools and protection equipment
Task-specific tools and personal protection equipment are validated and maintained in safe condition. Specific personal protective equipment (PPE) is provided and mandatory.
We provide intrinsically safe machines equipped with protection panels and interlock systems. Our machines are electrically safe and LOTO capable. All our sites are equipped with effective smoke and gas evacuation systems.
Safe work areas
We maintain safe work areas ensuring that our facilities, wherever they are, meet all safety standards. The work area furniture and appliances are safe, aisles are clean and delimited. Hazardous traffic is managed and hazardous materials stored safely.
Quality is fundamental to Custom Sensors & Technologies premium ambition. That is why the CST Quality System is designed to meet the most demanding certifications and to answer to customers’ requirements.
Strong certification policy
All CST manufacturing facilities are ISO 9001 certified. On top of this basic certification, each brand complies with the highest industry specific certification requirements for each of its targeted segments (Aerospace, Nuclear,…)
CST is committed to design, develop and provide products and / or services that meet customers' requirements.
CST Quality System relies on a strong investment in Continuous Improvement using well spread supporting tools. Design of Experiment and methods like Six Sigma, Shanin, Lean Manufacturing, FMEA, R&R.
Trade compliance system
CST is a good international partner, not just due to worldwide locations, but through its commitment to a world class trade compliance system. Well versed in import and export regulations for both commercial and military contracts, CST strives to ensure that shipments both to and from our international trade partners move quickly and efficiently across borders. Our commitment to supply chain integrity and logistics means products are in trusted hands for all customers that do business with CST.
The 4 pillars of our CSR strategy
At Custom Sensors & Technologies (CST), we are convinced that we need to create value not only for our Customers, Employees, and Shareholders but also for Society. As a responsible company we sustainably commit to contribute actively to local communities, local markets and more broadly to the planet. That is why we’ve developed a Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Program structured around 4 key pillars: Environment, Ethic, “Fair Employer”, and Community.
We proactively act to protect the environment by putting in place an efficient Environment management system everywhere. We proactively promote and respect an ethical way to do business. We deploy rigorously our “Principles of Responsibility”. We behave exemplary as an employer providing the right environment for our employees, promoting diversity (gender, ethnical, social origin), and providing medical coverage to all our employees. And finally as a local and global actor, we contribute to the development of the communities where we operate in America, Asia, Africa and Europe.