MIDDLEBORO, MA -Brookfield Engineering Laboratories Inc., a supplier of viscosity measurement instruments, has been chosen by The Association for Manufacturing Excellence (AME) as a company embodying excellent manufacturing practices.

AME is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to the exchange of knowledge in organizational excellence through the implementation of techniques such as lean tools, leadership, lean product development, lean supply chain management and lean accounting.

Brookfield Engineering has held ISO 9002 certification since 1994 and ISO 9001 certification since 1997. AME will visit Brookfield Engineering on Sept. 21. Participants will have an opportunity to see real world examples of how a company embodies lean principles, systems and tools. They will have the opportunity to talk with managers and employees about past, present and future plans for improvement, and gain insight into how a company inspires and empowers employees to be the creators of operational excellence.