The Weiss-Aug Group and its divisions have a long tradition of responsible business practices and core values to our customers, communities and the world around us. We are commited to giving back to the community, operating in a responsible manner and investing in the future.
Weiss-Aug is devoted to operating in a responsible manner that will deliver lasting environmental value across our operations. We continually work to improve energy efficiency and sustainability as part of our Environmental Policy.
Our solar panel installation at the East Hanover, NJ headquarters consists of 3 carport structures as well as covering the roofs of both plant structures. Over 3800 Schott 235 watt panels, which are made in the USA, generate an annual output of 956,318 kWh, approximately 30% of our annual usage and equal to about 75 average homes on a yearly basis.
In February 2023, Weiss-Aug Group was awarded the prestigious bronze medal as a recognition of its EcoVadis sustainability rating.
Since its founding in 2007, EcoVadis has grown to become the world’s largest and most trusted provider of business sustainability ratings, creating a global network of more than 100,000+ rated companies.
Weiss-Aug Group is registered with the Voluntary Protection Programs (VPP) which recognize employers and workers in the private industry and federal agencies who have implemented effective safety and health management systems and maintain injury and illness rates below national Bureau of Labor Statistics averages for their respective industries.
Sustainability of Weiss-Aug's Sourcing Program
Environment Health & Safety
We expect suppliers to comply with applicable environmental, health and safety regulations and laws.
Human Rights & Labor Relations
We require suppliers to conduct business using equal opportunity employment practices, and to comply with applicable laws and regulations on labor and nondiscrimination.
Supplier Ethical Conduct
We require suppliers to act with integrity and in compliance with high standards of business ethics, including anti-corruption or bribery, free competition.
We require suppliers to maintain a quality management system that is effective and complies with Weiss-Aug’s and our customer’s requirements.
We have implemented a security management system that controls the data, confidential information and minimizes risks within the supply chain.
We equally respect each and all employees, in the workplace and in their communities, and we extend this belief to our supply chain.
The Weiss-Aug Group is committed to giving back to the community and supports the following causes, among many others. Additionally, our team members give back to our community by volunteering and supporting many charities.
Investing in the Future
Investing in tomorrow's leaders. Working with our youth to develop future leaders in our industry as well as to support, promote and inspire young women in the field of engineering is a priority to Weiss-Aug. Our co-op, internship, and apprentice programs are paramount to the future success of Weiss-Aug. We work closely with many of the local engineering schools, such as Steven’s Institute, NJIT, and Rutgers.
In 2021, the Dieter Weissenrieder '76 and Family Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering Laboratory was inaugurated at NJIT's Newark College of Engineering. It occupies 1,400 square feet of newly renovated space in NJIT’s Mechanical Engineering Center, overlooking the Makerspace. The newly created engineering lab gives students hands-on expertise in machining, process automation, process control inspection and quality control. At its center is a small-scale automated manufacturing system capable of converting raw materials into finished and inspected parts.
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“Today through use of innovative lean manufacturing techniques, expansive engineered processes and a strict adherence to the highest quality and safety standards, our stamping plant has successfully produced recent multi-year PPM ratings of less than one. Our stamping philosophies have also earned us high supplier ratings with both automotive and medical customers and continuous positive auditing scores from yearly ISO 9001:2015, ISO 13485:2016, ISO 14001:2015 audits and IATF 16949:2016.”
— Dieter Weissenrieder, CEO and Founder