For Immediate Release 5.28.14
Calumet Electronics Receives Nadcap Merit Status for Electronic Printed Circuit Boards
Nadcap recognizes Calumet Electronics for its superior performance and commitment to continual improvement in aerospace quality
Calumet Electronics announces that it has been awarded Nadcap Merit status for Electronics.
“We are very proud of our Nadcap accreditation,” says Todd Brassard, Calumet’s VP/COO, and especially proud to have zero non-conformances in to back to back audits. Our Nadcap Merit status is a testament to our employees commitment to manufacturing the highest quality made in America circuit boards.”
Calumet Electronics has held Nadcap accreditation since 2012. Having demonstrated their ongoing commitment to quality by satisfying customer requirements and industry specifications, the Nadcap Task Group has determined that Calumet Electronics has earned special recognition. This means that, instead of having their next Nadcap audit in twelve months, Calumet Electronics has been granted an accreditation that lasts until December, 2015.
“Achieving Nadcap accreditation is not easy: it is one of the ways in which the aerospace industry identifies those who excel at manufacturing quality product through superior special processes. Companies such as Calumet Electronics o above and beyond achieving Nadcap accreditation to obtain Merit status and they should be justifiably proud of it,” said Joe Pinto, Vice President and Chief Operating Officer at the Performance Review Institute. “Benefitting from a less frequent audit schedule reduces audit costs and associated pressures and demonstrates the trust that the aerospace industry has in Calumet Electronics, based on their past performance in Nadcap audits. PRI is proud to support continual improvement in the aerospace industry by helping companies such as Calumet Electronics be successful and we look forward to continuing to assist the industry moving forward.”
Created in 1990 by SAE Inc., Nadcap is administered by the not-for-profit Performance Review Institute. PRI exists to advance the interests of the mobility and related industries through development of performance standards and administration of quality assurance, accreditation, and certification programs as well as related activities for the benefit of industry, government, and the general public. PRI works closely with industry to understand their emerging needs and offers customized solutions in response. Learn more at www.pri-network.org or contact PRI at PRINadcap@sae.org