CARMECO GOES IATF 16949 CERTIFIED IN RELENTLESS PURSUIT OF EXCELLENCE

Jen JaroszClient Successes, Articles, Quality Management

ABOUT CARMECO. The town of Lebanon in central Missouri is home to this constantly growing stamping and metal fabrication company. From its humble beginnings in 1970, Carmeco has grown to become an industry leading supplier of parts and components for some of the biggest names in the automotive industry. They also serve a variety of OEM niches that require extremely … Read More

ISO Certified Diode Dynamics Makes it Better in the USA.

Jen JaroszClient Successes, Articles, ISO

ABOUT DIODE DYNAMICS.  St. Louis County, Missouri is home to this highly successful company.  Knowing that if you want it to be the best, you have to make it yourself, Diode Dynamics prides itself on being a top-quality domestic manufacturer of LED lighting products for the automotive industry – one of very few companies manufacturing such products on U.S. soil.  … Read More

Steinerz is a Small-Town Metal Cutting & Fab Shop with Big-Time ISO Capabilities

Jen JaroszClient Successes, Articles, ISO

ABOUT STEINERZ LLC.  Located in the central Missouri town of High Point, SteinerZ LLC specializes in CNC laser cutting, robotic welding, CNC metal forming and metal fabrication.  They also offer CAD drawing services to assist customers with product design and specifications.  Since it started in 2010, SteinerZ has invested heavily in state-of-the-art equipment and in its people, ensuring they have … Read More

Timely ISO 9001-2015 Implementation has Craftsmen Industries Punching Above it’s Fighting Weight

Jen JaroszArticles, Client Successes, ISO

ABOUT CRAFTSMEN INDUSTRIES.  Craftsmen Industries, Inc. is a market leader in design, engineering and production for Marketing Vehicles, Large Format Printing, Industrial Fabrication Services, Medical Trailers and Medical Vehicles.  Located in St. Louis, Missouri, the company’s 127,000 sq. ft. facility is home to almost 200 employees dedicated to providing the highest quality, design and consistency to its customers.  Craftsmen specializes … Read More

The New ISO 9001:2015 – Strategic Planning is Key to Implementation

Jen JaroszBlog, Curt Lopez, ISO

By Curtis Lopez, Missouri Enterprise Project Manager and ISO Expert The changes in ISO 9001:2015 include a big adjustment in how companies view their Quality Management Systems.  You may have heard the statement, “No more quality management department!” to describe those changes.  It’s a great sentence that captures the essence of the evolution to the new ISO 9001:2015, because now, … Read More

Proposed ISO 9001:2015 Revisions Will Hit Top Down

Jen JaroszBlog, Curt Lopez, ISO, Missouri Enterprise

By Curtis Lopez, Missouri Enterprise Project Manager The new revision of ISO 9001 is scheduled to be released in the 4th quarter of 2015, and the now available Final Draft International Standard (FDIS) contains some significant changes that may seem minor on the surface, but will have deep impact on how manufacturers adopt and adhere to the standard in the … Read More