First certified to ISO 9001:2008 in 2009 by AJA Registrars, ASC’s scope of registration includes: Design, Manufacture, Repair, Refurbishment and Distribution of Chain Products, Synthetic and Wire Rope Slings, Lifting Beams, Tongs, C-Hooks and Related Equipment, Custom Fabrication for the Steel Industry, OEM’s, Construction, ,Aluminum and Energy Providers, Military, Marine and Automotive Industries.
The ISO standards are a collection of formal International Standards, Technical Specifications, Technical Reports, Handbooks and web based documents on Quality Management. There are approximately 25 documents in the collection altogether, with new or revised documents being developed on an ongoing basis. ASC also adheres to regulatory, statutory and respective industry standards.
The quality manual is available upon request. A dedicated quality department is on site to support the certification and customer specific requirements. The supporting activities of Internal Auditing, Drawing and Document Control, Problem Solving and Root Cause Analysis are actively in place.
The ISO 9000 standards gives ASC an opportunity to increase value to our activities and to improve our performance continually, by focusing on their major processes. The standards place great emphasis on making quality management systems closer to the processes of organizations and on continual improvement. As a result, we achieve business results, including the satisfaction of customers. ASC views the adoption of ISO 9001:2008 standard as a profitable business investment, not just as a required certification issue.