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COVID-19 Information
for Customers

Business Continuity FAQ

We take the health and well-being of our employees, our customers, our suppliers and local communities very seriously. We understand that you may have questions about our ability to maintain our business continuity during this challenging time.

We would like to reassure our customers and partners that we have activated our COVID-19 business continuity protocols globally and are monitoring the situation on a daily basis to ensure that we are able to continue to deliver Carpenter Technology products to our customers. Please refer to our Business Continuity Plan, available for download, as well as our list of frequently asked questions below. 

  1. What is your operational status? 
    Carpenter Technology remains open and operating during this time.

  2. Have you been in contact with your key outside processors or component suppliers?  
    Carpenter Technology is in frequent and ongoing communication with our suppliers. 

  3. Are you taking any countermeasures to protect your business that you can share?     
    Please see the Business Continuity Protocols section of our Business Continuity Plan (BCP), available for download.
              
  4. If any status changes with the state of your operations, will you confirm within 24 hours the associated impact?    
    All updates regarding Carpenter’s state of operations will be posted here, on our web site.  Significant or emergency notices will be communicated via email.  

  5.  Have you contacted your supply base and sub-tiers to ensure they are operational? 
    Please see the Supporting Our Customers and Suppliers section of our Business Continuity Plan for more information.  The BCP is available for download.
         
  6. Have you implemented any visitor restrictions?   
    Visitor restrictions have been put in place at Carpenter Technology facilities. Please see the Screening Visitors and Applying Health Protocols section of Carpenter’s Business Continuity Plan for more information. The BCP is available for download.
  1. Do you have surge/recovery capacity to recover in the event your operations slow for a containment period?
    Carpenter Technology has and will continue to develop plans in response to this pandemic and any changes to our business. There exists flexibility to adjust prioritization as needed.

  2. What is your plan to ensure the safety of your employees and community? 
    The health and well-being of our employees, our communities and our partners are of primary concern. Please see the Our People section of Carpenter’s Business Continuity Plan for additional information.

  3. Do you have defined structures to plan for and respond to any incidents at your location? 
    Yes, please refer to Carpenter’s Business Continuity Plan for additional information. Several sections relate to this question. 

  4. What is your customer communication plan?   
    Carpenter’s Business Continuity Plan is in place and available to customers. In addition, we are prepared to continue communicating to all our customers via this webpage as well as ongoing email updates, as needed.

  5. Are you capable of working remotely to fulfill your delivery obligations?  
    Many business areas of Carpenter are currently working remotely, with the exception of our warehouse, docks, and mills who are able to fulfill delivery obligations.
     
  6. Are any of your critical order obligations currently impacted?
    Carpenter Technology does not currently foresee interruptions to our critical orders.   We have received notification regarding our responsibility to continue supply and are in communication with government entities to confirm and ensure supply across the markets we operate in.

  For additional questions regarding Carpenter Technology's response, please contact covid19@cartech.com    

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Carpenter Technology Corporation (NYSE: CRS) is a recognized leader in high-performance specialty alloy-based materials and process solutions for critical applications in the aerospace, defense, transportation, energy, industrial, medical, and consumer electronics markets.

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