Gladiator Technologies Re-Certified on Annual AS9100 C (ISO9001:2008) Surveillance Audit
QA System AS9100 Approved Since 2008
Gladiator Technologies' Quality Management System (QMS) passed continuing assessment 2 of 2 third party audit to AS9100C and ISO9001:2008 by Registrar UL-DQS. The extensive two day audit took place at Gladiator Technologies Snoqualmie, WA facility and culminated in a very successful outcome. The QMS certification distinguishes Gladiator Technologies as a quality organization compliant with global aerospace quality standards and the needs of customers and regulatory agencies.
The assessment audit was conducted by third party registrar, UL-DQS, in accordance with the recently implemented requirements of AS9104/1. The UL-DQS Lead Auditor commended Gladiator Technologies for Top Management’s commitment to Quality as well as the comprehensive ERP system and efficient usage of electronic media throughout the QMS.
Gladiator Technologies Quality Manager, Bob Bishop, who is an ASQ Certified Quality Manager, commented that it was patently obvious that with true Quality Leadership from top management coupled with the full commitment of all team members meeting the stringent requirements of the industry standard defines a company culture and is not just a “QA Department responsibility”.
Gladiator Technologies CEO, Mark Chamberlain, stated "The Company is committed to Total Quality Leadership (TQL) and continuous improvement of our products, processes and Quality Management System. We are especially proud of our fifth consecutive year for successfully maintaining certification to AS9100C & ISO9001:2008. Many of the world's leading Aerospace OEM’s require their key suppliers to have this level of QMS certification. This commitment to TQL and continuous improvement in our systems, processes and quality capabilities enables us to continually grow our business with major Aviation, Space & Defense Organizations."