Criptic Arvis Ltd was at the front of the queue when ISO9002 (formerly BS5750 Part 2) was introduced and gained approval in 1990. Since then it has gone forward developing and improving its quality system


Criptic Arvis Ltd provides the design & manufacture of Plummer blocks and bearing housings and Plain bearings in a variety of materials both standard and bespoke in design. The Company has developed its expertise since its establishment and its aim is to achieve a high standard of product and service to its customers.

It is the policy of Criptic Arvis Ltd to provide the customer with goods and services to the agreed requirement in accordance with the details and price.

The Directors, Management and Staff are responsible for Quality Control through the Quality Management System seeking improvement by constant review, with suppliers and sub-contractors being encouraged to co-operate. Quality objectives are set to support the strategic direction and are reviewed as appropriate. The Company is committed to achieving customer satisfaction by the use of quality procedures which will be operated to meet or exceed the requirements of ISO 9001.


The company uses CMM (Co-ordinate measuring machine) for inspection of components and is pleased to supply results in printed format. Certificates of Conformity are supplied free of charge if required.

ARVIS is very proud to be able to retain its personnel which enables it to maintain the high quality standards that it expects, with this in mind you can be assured that the products you are buying will be suitable for the job.


It is the continuing investment in technology that keeps us at the forefront of bearing design ensuring you receive the best advice available.