Shermco Industries, a leading provider of rotating machinery testing, repairing and re-manufacturing as well as power systems maintenance and electrical damage restoration services, has gained ISO 9001:2000 certification for a second year.
After a quality surveillance audit, Shermco Industries was found to be in compliance with ISO standards and received renewal of the coveted certification for 2009. Some of the requirements in ISO 9001 include: establishing a set of procedures that cover all key processes in the business; monitoring processes to ensure they are effective; keeping adequate records; checking output for defects with appropriate and corrective action where necessary; regularly reviewing individual processes and the quality system itself for effectiveness; and facilitating continual improvement.
“Maintaining ISO certification requires a serious commitment of time and resources but is well worth it when you consider the end value for your clients,” said Scott Meador, vice president for the Machine Services Division of Shermco. “The designation guarantees our excellence in service and reassures our customers all over the world that we will continue to provide products and support of the highest quality.”
Shermco Industries (shermco.com) is a provider of safe, reliable testing, repair, professional training, maintenance and analysis of rotating machines and electrical power distribution systems and related equipment for the light, medium, and heavy industrial base nationwide. Founded in 1974 in Dallas, the company is comprised of two strategic business units; Machine Services Division and an Engineering Services Division. With a corporate location in Irving, Texas, a sales office in Brussels and service centers in Austin and Tulsa, Shermco Industries has over 250 full-time employees and exceeds $65 million in annual revenues. The company is a member in good standing with the American Wind Energy Association, European Wind Energy Association, Global Wind Energy Council, Electrical Apparatus Service Association and the International Electrical Testing Association.
Submitted by Sandy Bell - SBellInc.com on behalf of Shermco Industries.