IATF 16949

Quality Management Systems for the Automotive Industry to Meet the Requirements of ISO/TS 16949 Certification

ISO-16949-CERTIFIED-QMS-200x268We design and implement Quality Management Systems to meet the requirements of  ISO 9001 and IATF Certification.

This standard is an ISO technical specification applicable to the quality system requirements for the design/development/production, installation and servicing of automotive related products. It was written by the international Automotive Task Force (IATF) an international group of vehicle manufacturers supported by BMW, Daimler-Chrysler, Ford, General Motors and Peugeot-Citroen amongst others.

  • It is written in the format of ISO9001:2015;
  • It applies to sites only where automotive parts are in production;
  • The process approach is reflected with 5 auditable clauses: quality management system, management responsibility, resource management, product realization, measurement analysis and improvement;
  • It covers production of materials, parts for assembly, heat treatment, and painting;
  • There are customer specific requirements that are required by individual manufacturers;
  • Organizations wishing to attain certification must be suppliers to subscribers to the IATF;
  • Any manufacturing tier can qualify;
  • Potential suppliers will need to provide a request for quotation or proof of entry to a bid list.

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