Qualifications

Precision is an ISO 9001 2008 Registered and AS 9100 Rev. C Registered full service machining company.

This AS 9100 International Standard for the aerospace industry specifies requirements for a quality management system where an organization needs to demonstrate its ability to consistently provide product that meets customer and applicable statutory and regulatory requirements, and aims to enhance customer satisfaction through the effective application of the system, including processes for continual improvement of the system and the assurance of conformity to customer and applicable statutory and regulatory requirements.

The current version of AS 9100 aligns the standard with ISO 9001:2008 and has extra requirements regarding Regulatory Compliance and the following aerospace-sector specific requirements:

  • Configuration management
  • Design phase, design verification, validation and testing processes
  • Reliability, maintainability and safety
  • Approval and review of subcontractor performance
  • Verification of purchased product
  • Product identification throughout the product’s life cycle
  • Product documentation
  • Control of production process changes
  • Control of production equipment, tools and numerical control machine programmes
  • Control of work performed outside the supplier’s facilities
  • Special processes
  • Inspection and testing procedures
  • Methods, resources and recording
  • Corrective action
  • Expansion of the internal audit requirements in ISO 9001:2008
  • First article inspection
  • Servicing, including collecting and analysing data, delivery, investigation and reporting and control of technical documentation
  • Review of disposition of non conforming product