Ponn Machine Cutting Company (Ponn Machine), a leader in precision custom seals and gaskets in the connector industry, has received its certificate of approval for ISO-9001 registration. After independently auditing Ponn Machine's Woburn, Massachusetts headquarters and primary manufacturing facility, SARA Registrar awarded the company ISO-9001 certification for design, development and manufacture of high-tolerance gaskets and seals for applications in mobile communications and computing, medical electronics and ruggedized military equipment.
According to Ponn Machine General Manager Mark Pellicio, "We are very pleased to receive the distinction of ISO-9001 certification. It demonstrates our determination to achieve excellence throughout the manufacturing cycle, from product design all the way through to customer delivery. ISO-9001 certification assures our customers that every product they buy from us is of the highest quality, a factor that is critical when evaluating potential vendors," Pellicio added.
ISO-9000 constitutes a series of five standards governed by the International Standards Organization, headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland. ISO-9000 focuses primarily on judging "quality management" and "quality assurance" and recognizes companies' commitment to quality through product design, manufacturing systems and processes.