Bradken is pleased to announce registration to the ISO 9001:2008 standard for Bradken's Atchison/St. Joseph (Atchison, KS) and Amite (Amite, LA) facilities. Previously certified to ISO 9001:2000, from January 5 through January 15, 2009, the facilities were audited to the new standard, which was released on December 15, 2008.
"This is an important advancement, since these Bradken facilities are amongst the first to attain this certification not only in the Company, but also in the USA", advises John Cory - V.P. Quality & Technology (Atchison/St. Joseph).
In addition to this, Bradken's Amite facility has received the Caterpillar, Inc. Supplier Quality Excellence Process Certification in accordance with the MQ11005 standard - Silver Level.
"We are now among an elite group of global steel foundries to achieve this level of quality certification", confirms Neil Sweet - Executive Vice President (Amite).
For further information, please contact:
Kevin McDermed - President, Industrial Products
Tel: +1 816 270 0700