The major brand Klarius Emission Control represent a range of quality replacement emission control products for the Aftermarket. Offering over 11,000 parts in the portfolio including; exhausts, catalytic converters, diesel particulate filters and mountings.
Who are we?
Cheadle, based in Staffordshire UK, is Klarius manufacturing plant producing over 2 million replacement exhausts, catalytic converters (CATs) and DPFs for road cars every year. It has been transformed into one of the most efficient automotive component development and manufacturing centres in Europe.
Strategic investments in lean manufacturing, training, new production operations and logistics has streamlined processes to reduce waste and became a leaner operation. New processes have enabled the plant to adapt quickly to changes in market and to our customers requirements.
Our state-of-the-art Research and Development Centre and Test Track is also located at Cheadle, in addition to substantial stock-holding of Emission Control products. New products are designed and launched by the Technical Centre, regular testing is also carried out by the VCA on-site.
Design and operations are certified to ISO 9001:2008.
Quality standards both in terms of manufacturing, materials, and product design are of paramount importance to the company. Klarius is one of the few manufacturers to gain full type approval for its replacement exhaust, catalytic converter and diesel particulate filter products.
With manufacturing site developing, testing and manufacturing automotive components for the automotive aftermarket, quality is ingrained in everything that Klarius does.
Research and Development
Big investment has gone into moving production arrangements over to lean manufacturing and fast track product development for Klarius products.
The net result of the initiatives in research & development is that the entire process for developing a new part now is achieved in a timely manner: this from the initial identified demand, to the finished product being available from stock, and ready for shipping to anywhere in Europe.
This strategic focus on research & development is a requirement to anticipate and provide the newest applications to our customers.