All management system certificates are not equal. DNV offers more than a ticket to trade and takes a true partnership approach to certification. DNV is one of the world's leading certification bodies/registrars offering management systems certification having issued more than 70,000 certificates worldwide.
An ISO 9001 certificate proves that your Quality Management System has been certified against a best practice standard and found compliant. What is ISO 14001 and Should I Care? A certified Environmental Management System gives environmentally credible companies a competitive edge in national and international markets.
ASSE - Safety 2009
San Antonio, TX, June 28-30, Booth 1249
IAFP (International Association of Food Protection)
Grapevine, TX, July 12-15, Booth 425
Workshop: GFSI Benchmark Standards - Making the Distinction Chicago, IL, July 17, 2009
U.S. Automakers Make Substantial Initial Quality Gains
WESTLAKE VILLAGE, CA-New vehicles sold by Chrysler, Ford and GM's domestic brands have improved in initial quality by an average of 10%, compared with 2008, surpassing the 8% rate of improvement by the industry overall, according to the J.D. Power and Associates 2009 Initial Quality Study. FULL STORY>>
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The OmniScan iX, by Olympus , is an industrial ultrasonic data acquisition system designed for high-speed immersion or non-immersion testing of critical parts. Typical applications include automotive components, aerospace composite materials, weld or disbond testing, and other parts facing compliance with strict test code requirements. The compact OmniScan iX is housed in a rugged benchtop casing and is also available in a rack-mount version or with a swivel-arm assembly for easy integration into a production system. For more information, please visit www.olympus-ims.com.
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MAG Recognized by Caterpillar for Supplier Excellence
FOND DU LAC, WI-MAG Industrial Automation Systems, a machine tool and systems company, has received the Caterpillar Inc. Supplier Quality Excellence Process Certification (SQEP). FULL STORY>>
Americans Concerned About Innovation Leadership
ARLINGTON, VA-Americans believe that innovation leadership is important, but they are concerned about American innovation in a more competitive international environment, according to a CEA survey. FULL STORY>>
FEATURES: Multiple test force generation for Rockwell, Rockwell Superficial and Brinell hardness; dolphin-nose indenter arm for easy reach of interior and exterior surfaces; real time electronic test force control for accurate loading; continuous testing at fixed-table position; auto-stop elevation table and automatic preliminary test force loading to provide stable test force generation.
NEWTOWN, CT-TÜVRheinland has opened a test laboratory for the inspection of photovoltaic devices in Cologne, Germany. The Cologne location is dedicated to the inspection of photovoltaic modules and solar thermal collectors and systems. FULL STORY>>
ASQ Learning Institute to Launch June 29
MILWAUKEE-After years of preparation by ASQ member leaders and staff, the ASQ Learning Institute will launch June 29. The ASQ Learning Institute will bring all of ASQ's learning and training to one convenient online location, providing full members with tools that empower them to coordinate and track their learning progress. FULL STORY>>
Many advances in CMM technology have occurred over the decades, including the development of portable CMMs. Portable CMMs provide all the benefits of traditional CMMs but with added flexibility. They are lightweight and can therefore be used anywhere measurement is needed. To download, please click here.
ASTM Standard for Resonant Inspection Revised
CINCINNATI-ASTM E2001-8 Standard Guide for Resonant Ultrasound for Defect Detection in Both Metallic and Non-Metallic Parts has been revised and released. Standardizing resonant inspection nondestructive testing across different organizations, companies and countries to be able to have meaningful comparison and consistency for the technique is the express purpose of the new standard. FULL STORY>>
SCHAUMBURG, IL-The American Foundry Society (AFS) board of directors has approved combining its federal government affairs services with the North American Die Casting Association (NADCA), effective July 1. FULL STORY>>
The Business Innovation Conference is a premier event bringing academia, government and business together to explore and learn the science of innovation, and accelerate performance through innovation.
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Original Software's Compatibility Applauded
Westmont, IL-Original Software, provider of automated software testing and quality assurance solutions, has received praise for its capabilities in enabling agile development in a recent report by independent industry analyst group Ovum. FULL STORY>>