Our Sustainability Strategy.
In 2019, Tratos launched its first integrated sustainability strategy following on from years of sustainability and environmental advances. In 2021 the company pledged to strengthen its Sustainability Strategy and drive even more advances. This strategy commits Tratos to adopting and maintaining high standards, often going beyond legal requirements. It champions sustainability issues material to Tratos’ business, employees, communities and customers. It’s a big goal. It pushes Tratos to achieve consistent, high-quality social and environmental performance across all operations and increase stakeholders’ knowledge of how the company works through meaningful disclosures and transparency. Tratos has committed to better understand, engage and partner with key stakeholders to create sustained mutual value. Tratos supports the 2030 development agenda and contributes is signed up to, and working to deliver the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals.
Tratos produces cable – cable for connecting and powering the world. Its products are fully recyclable and made with respect for environmental standards. The company’s ability to positively influence the sustainability credentials of projects and help its customers is an important part of this sustainability strategy. Tratos is one of the main and critical pillars for the transition to a low-carbon economy. Tratos is part of the ITER alternative energy project, Fusion4Energy, part of the ICAS consortium.
The ICAS (Innovation and Consulting on Applied Superconductivity) company was founded in September 2010, to supply the European portion of the superconducting conductors for the ITER and the JT-60SA nuclear reactors, currently under construction in France and in Japan. Tratos’ involvement includes the design and production of Low Tc and HTS conductors and coils, along with the cryogenic testing of superconducting devices and the design and production of SMEs, current leads, high current mineral insulated conductors and much more.