Company Profile

Vastas is a Turkish company that designs, manufactures and repairs valves and actuators. With 73 years of experience it serves more than 70 countries worldwide for oil, gas, water and energy projects.

At a Glance

Establishment
1945
Capacity
11.000 tons / year
Primary Industries
Oil & Gas, Energy, Water
Location
Turkey
Personnel
250
Focus
Pipeline Valves
Product Line
Ball, Gate, Check, Plug, Globe Valves, Hydraulic & Pneumatic Actuators

Accreditation

  • SIL 2 & 3 / Since 2015 / V 473.02 7 16 ( Ball Valves), V 523.01 / 16 (Gate Valves), 968/V 1017.00/17 (Globe Valves), V 551.01 / 17 (Actuators)
  • API 6D / Since 2003 / 6D-0449
  • API 600 / Since 2006 / 600-0043
  • API 6A / Since 2012 / 6A-1301
  • API 602 / Since 2012 / 602-0035
  • NACE / Since 2010 / 15-B-00828
  • ATEX for Junction box GO-JB1 Type / Since 2010 / FTZU 09 ATEX 0257
  • ATEX for Selonoid Valve / Since 2011 / IEP 10 ATEX 012
  • ATEX for Junction box G0-JB2 Type / Since 2012 / IEP 12 ATEX 112
  • ATEX for Internal Production Control / Since 2017 / IEP 17 ATEX 0512X
  • ATEX Certificate of Conformity to Ex for Valve / Since 2017 / IEP 17 EX 10013
  • ATEX Certificate of Gas Actuators (GK,GR) / Since 2017 / IEP 17 ATEX 0510
  • ATEX Certificate of Gas over Hydraulic Actuators (GO) / Since 2017 / IEP 17 ATEX 0509
  • ATEX Certificate of Hydraulic Actuators (GH,GD,GT,GM,GL,GF) / Since 2017 / IEP 17
  • ATEX 0508
  • ATEX Certificate of Pneumatic Actuators (GP,GC,GN) / Since 2017 / IEP 17 ATEX 0511
  • ASME U Designator / Since 2016 (ASME Sec. 8 Div 1) 52 912
  • ISO 9001 / Since 2003 / 01 100 032841
  • ISO 14001 / Since 2003 / 01 104 031931
  • OHSAS 18001 / Since 2007 / 01 113 030063
  • CE / Since 2002 / 0408

Foundation History

CEO & President

Nedim Ergin

He was born in Istanbul, in 1948. Second child of Ergin family, from Blacksea. He graduated from Istanbul Technical University Mechanical Engineering. His professional life which  started at his father Ziya Ergin’s workshop, which was founded in 1945, continued with the valve factory he established with his partners.

This company, which is currently called as Vastas A.S., takes place in the first fifty at the world valve producers list, with its productions and projects; Nedim Ergin is the president, CEO and head engineer of design of the company. His hobbies are including, working, marine and land hunting.

Vice President & Finance Manager

Ahmet Saraoğlu

He was born in Gediz, in 1944. Saraoğlu, who is Istanbul University Faculty of Economics graduate, worked in organizations such as Turkey Sugar Factories, Ereğli Iron & Steel Factory, MAN Trucks & Ministry of Labor and Social Security, for 20 years.

He has been working in Vastas, since 1983. He is the vice president and director of finance. His hobbies are including, reading and research about history, philosophy and Economics.

Member of the Board & Foreign Trade Consultant

Akın Yılmaz

He was born in Mudanya, in 1938. After his Mining Engineering education in Istanbul Technical University, he take a master education in Nuclear Energy Institute. He worked in Çekmece Nuclear Research & Training Center and finished a master degree in North Dakota University Metallurgy Engineering, afterwards.

He has been working in Vastas, since 1977. He is a member of the board and foreign trade consultant of the company. His hobbies are including, classical music, carpentry, chimney construction and traveling.

Management Team

Uğur Özdemir

Uğur Özdemir

Production & Plant Manager, Shareholder

Sema Ergin Koçak

Sema Ergin Koçak

Management Rep. for Internal Affairs & QHSE Manager, Shareholder

H. Ayten Ergin

H. Ayten Ergin

Management Representative of Foreign Affairs, Shareholder

M. Aysem Ergin

M. Aysem Ergin

Director of Corporate Communications & Management Rep., Shareholder