June 18, 2012
-- LIVONIA, Mich. June 18, 2012 – Detroit Washers & Specials announced today that the company has been awarded ISO/TS16949:
2009 certification as administrated by the International Automotive Task Force (IATF).
“This is an important milestone for us,” said Bob Elam, who recently joined Detroit Washers as its new quality manager. “Many of our customers were requesting TS16949 certification for their automotive and heavy truck applications, and we were listening. We’re now able to meet any of our customers’ quality requirements.”
The new certification, he said, raises the quality bar even higher for continual improvement, and higher customer satisfaction.
Prior to joining Detroit Washers, Elam worked for United Bolt & Screw Co., Dearborn, Mich., where he served as quality manager for 22 years.
About Detroit Washers & Specials:
Detroit Washers & Specials is a producer of high-quality, American-made industrial washers, shims, spacers, and specialty stampings. Their products serve a wide variety of applications including automotive, appliance, military, and aerospace. To learn more, call Dan Duffield at 734.261.2600, extension 339, visit http://www.detroitwasher.com
, scan our QR Code below, or visit directly with a company representative at booth 1713 at the National Industrial Fastener & Mill Supply Expo, October 11-12, 2012 at the Sands Convention Center, Las Vegas.