The plant started to manufacture 5l fuel cans and to acquire deep drawing technology for fire extinguisher cylinder production. Fire extinguisher cylinder plastic inlining was introduced to the manufacture.
SC “Valpro Corp.” celebrated 10th anniversary. The plant acquired environment management system certificate EN ISO 14001:1996, occupational health and safety certificate OHSAS 18001:1999 and a new version of certificate ISO 9001-2000.
More than 70 variations of fire extinguisher cylinders were manufactured, 320,000 units were manufactured per year. Export reached 95%.
The first time company participated in “Interschutz 2005” exhibition held in Hanover. In the exhibition company represented its newly designed product – oval powder fire extinguisher which gained attention from visitors and field professionals. In J. Dalins Stadium, a tower designed for firemen competition was built, and afterwards the Baltic States open firemen championship was held.
In May 10th SC “Valpro Corp” was reorganized as “VALPRO” Ltd. The company had been re-certificated in all 3 areas of integrated quality systems, and Inspekta-Latvija re-certificated gas cylinders maintenance process.
“VALPRO” Ltd. and “FN Serviss” Ltd. merge their trade and guarantee maintenance service systems.