LOS ANGELES, CA – January 15, 2012 – Qual-Pro Corporation, an industry leading electronics manufacturing service provider for high-reliability, mission-critical electronics, today announced that the company was awarded Nadcap certification. This achievement is part of the company's commitment to reliability and quality in its manufacturing, engineering and procurement processes – it demonstrates the company’s commitment to providing outstanding, differentiated service to its customers.
This certification enhances Qual-Pro’s strong competitive position and standardized quality processes across all of its programs. “Nadcap certification provides our customers with additional confidence in our ability to meet their rigorous, mission-critical manufacturing processes and quality requirements. The certification is a reflection of the continuous effort and commitment made by Qual-Pro to provide products of the highest quality to support our customers’ success”, said Brian Shane, Qual-Pro CEO.
Qual-Pro was awarded this certification by the PRI, the Performance Review Institute. Nadcap, which stands for National Aerospace and Defense Contractors Accreditation Program, is a global cooperative accreditation program for aerospace engineering, defense and related industries. The Nadcap program, as a part of PRI, was created in 1990 by the Society of Automotive Engineers. Nadcap's membership of prime contractors coordinates industry-wide standards for special processes and products. The prime contractors setting this standard include: Airbus, BAE Systems, Bell Helicopter, Boeing, General Electric, General Dynamics, Goodrich, Honeywell Aerospace, Lockheed Martin, Northrop Grumman, Parker Aerospace, Raytheon, Thales and the U.S. Air Force. Through PRI, Nadcap provides independent certification of manufacturing processes for the aerospace industry. PRI's mission is to "provide international, unbiased, independent manufacturing process and product assessments and certification services for the purpose of adding value, reducing total cost, and facilitating relationships between primes and suppliers.
All of Qual-Pro’s quality certificates are here.
Qual-Pro is an electronics manufacturing service provider certified to Nadcap, AS9100 (aerospace devices), ISO 9001, ISO 13485 (medical devices) and UL 508A (electrical cabinets) quality standards. The company’s range of expertise encompasses complex Printed Circuit Board (PCB) assemblies and full-box builds. Qual-Pro offers the complete range of electronics manufacturing services including turnkey system assembly, flex assemblies, BGA and micro-BGA placements, functional and in-circuit testing (ICT), electro-mechanical assembly and design for manufacturability (DFM) services. Qual-Pro specializes in high-mix, low-to-medium volume assemblies, quick-turn prototypes and new product introduction (NPI) services. They provide complete manufacturing engineering and integrated supply chain services to all their customers. Qual-Pro builds products in its 55,000 square foot state of the art manufacturing facility in Gardena, California.