June 2017 - GD Rectifiers are Proud to Announce they are RISQ Accredited
Published on: 20/06/2017
The UK’s leading Distributor of Power Electronics explains the benefits of RISQS
As one of the UK’s leading suppliers of power electronics to the rail industry, GD Rectifiers are proud to share their RISQS accreditation with their customers.
What is RISQS?
RISQS is a community of suppliers and buyers in the rail industry, and is used by buyers as an approved supplier list when inviting companies to tender for a project. RISQS helps suppliers to network with GB rail industry by providing an open, fair and transparent way for them to be formally recognised as capable providers of products and services.
What does it do?
RISQS supports Great Britain’s leading railway providers such as: Network Rail, Transport for London, passenger and freight operating companies, rolling stock organisations, main infrastructure contractors and many other buying organisations in the management of supply chain risk.
The RISQS scheme embraces rail’s qualification arrangements previously known as Link-up. RISQ is industry-owned, sponsored by a board of representatives from across the rail industry. This reports into the RSSB Board and RSSB provides a range of services to support operational delivery of the scheme.
What are the benefits for our customers?
Our customers feel at ease knowing that they're buying parts for the rail industry from a reputable, RISQ accredited manufacturer of high power solutions.
RISQ supports Network Rail. TFL, passenger and freight operating companies, rolling stock organisations, main infrastructure contractors and other buying organisations in the management of supply chain risk.
RISQ is the preferred route for suppliers to engage with their customers with a fair, open and transparent third party qualification. Most companies wrking within the rail industry will not buy parts or equipment from a Distributor unless they were RISQ accredited.
GD Rectifiers designs and manufactures Heat sinks, Power Assemblies, Selenium Rectifiers, Suppressors, Converters, Inverters, Regulators and all other power products for Industrial power control applications. The company distributes state of the art Diodes, Thyristors, IGBTs and MOSFETs from the world’s leading manufacturers including: IXYS, IXYS UK Westcode, Semikron and EDI.
GD Rectifiers has over 50 years of extensive experience across a large range of markets, specialising in new and current technologies for industrial power control applications. An extensive product offering has built GD Rectifiers’ exceptional reputation as the go-to power specialist with innovative experience across: Aviation, Automotive, Rail, Medical, Industrial and Electronics markets.