We have secured AS9100 (or BS EN 9100) accreditation from The International Aerospace Quality Group. AS9100 is the specialist quality management system for the global aerospace industry which includes aviation, space and defence, and their supply chains.

Peter Smith, Managing Director at Astec Precision, said: “With our AS9100 in place, our aerospace customers can be confident that we have an effective, world-class quality management system in operation. Raising the standards throughout our business will help us to continually improve our manufacturing practices in line with the global industry, and undoubtedly support us to seize international growth opportunities.”

AS9100 accreditation aims to:

  • Establish, develop and maintain industry quality requirements to improve product and process integrity
  • Improve supplier performance and customer satisfaction, with a focus on product quality and on-time deliveries
  • Include new requirements from aviation, space and defence and QMS standards
  • Represents IAQG at the ISO (TC 176) for future QMS activities
  • Stay abreast with emerging requirements
  • Sustain and improve the QMS audit and certification process
  • Collaboration with strategy streams to ensure strategic alignment