The Elsmar Cove Wiki More Free Files The Elsmar Cove Forums Discussion Thread Index Post Attachments Listing Failure Modes Services and Solutions to Problems Elsmar cove Forums Main Page Elsmar Cove Home Page
Go Back   The Elsmar Cove Forum > ISO (International Organization for Standardization) Standards > ISO/TS 16949 - International Automotive Quality Systems Standard
Forum Username


Search the Elsmar Cove
Custom Search
Monitor the Elsmar Forum
Follow Marc & Elsmar
Elsmar Cove Forum RSS Feed  Marc Smith's Google+ Page  Marc Smith's Linked In Page   Marc Smith's Elsmar Cove YouTube Page  Marc Smith's Facebook Page  Elsmar Cove Twitter Feed
Elsmar Cove Groups
Elsmar Cove Google+ Group  Elsmar Cove LinkedIn Group  Elsmar Cove Facebook Group
Sponsor Links





Donate and $ Contributor Forum Access

Click the graphic above.
Courtesy Quick Links

Links that Elsmar Cove visitors will find useful in your quest for knowledge:

Howard's
International Quality Services
Marcelo Antunes'
SQR Consulting
Bob Doering's
Correct SPC - Precision Machining

NIST's Engineering Statistics Handbook
IRCA - International Register of Certified Auditors
SAE - Society of Automotive Engineers
Quality Digest Portal
IEST - Institute of Environmental Sciences and Technology
ASQ - American Society for Quality
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Rate Thread Content Display Modes
  #1  
Old 17th February 2000, 12:42 AM
Marc's Avatar
Marc Marc is offline
Your Elsmar Cove Host

 
Registration Date: Jan 1996
Location: West Chester - Southern Ohio - USA
Age: 64
 
Posts: 24,030
Thanks Given to Others: 9,451
Thanked 5,153 Times in 3,273 Posts
Blog Entries: 4
Karma Power: 400
Karma: 31907
Marc is appreciated, and has over 1700 Karma points.Marc is appreciated, and has over 1700 Karma points.
Marc is appreciated, and has over 1700 Karma points.Marc is appreciated, and has over 1700 Karma points.Marc is appreciated, and has over 1700 Karma points.Marc is appreciated, and has over 1700 Karma points.Marc is appreciated, and has over 1700 Karma points.Marc is appreciated, and has over 1700 Karma points.Marc is appreciated, and has over 1700 Karma points.Marc is appreciated, and has over 1700 Karma points.Marc is appreciated, and has over 1700 Karma points.Marc is appreciated, and has over 1700 Karma points.Marc is appreciated, and has over 1700 Karma points.Marc is appreciated, and has over 1700 Karma points.
Look! Smithers - TS 16949 Registrar

2/16/2000

Smithers' Registrar Recognized Worldwide for ISO/TS 16949

Smithers Quality Assessments Inc., a leading quality systems registrar, has been recognized worldwide by the International Automotive Task Force (IATF) to conduct ISO/TS 16949 registration services.

ISO/TS 16949 was jointly developed by members of the IATF, a worldwide group of manufacturers and trade associations, formed to achieve global harmonization in producing quality products to automotive customers.

``For many automotive suppliers, ISO/TS 16949 may be a desirable alternative to QS-9000 requirements,'' said J. Michael Hochschwender, president of Smithers Quality Assessments.

Of the 113 certification bodies performing QS-9000 registration services, the IATF has selected 30 worldwide to conduct ISO/TS 16949 registrations. Of these, 10 are headquartered in the U.S. and Smithers Quality Assessments is included in that group.

ISO/TS (Technical Specification) 16949 is a document that defines worldwide quality system requirements for use in the automotive supply chain. Published and approved last year, it has been submitted to the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) for approval as an international standard.

``It (ISO/TS 16949) is the culmination of efforts to achieve global consistency in quality system requirements,'' he said, noting that the document is based on ISO 9001:1994 and QS-9000 (U.S.), AVSQ (Italian), EAQF (French) and VDA6.1 (German). ``It represents a suggested option for suppliers to vehicle manufacturers.''

The IATF has also developed a common registration scheme for supplier third-party registration that includes auditor qualifications, training and rules for consistent registration.

IATF members include BMW, DaimlerChrysler, Fiat, Ford, General Motors, PSA Peugeot-Citroen, Renault SA, Volkswagen, and these trade associations: AIAG (U.S.), ANFIA (Italy), FIEV (France), SMMT (UK) and VDA (Germany).

``We at Smithers are proud to be among the certification bodies recognized worldwide by the IATF to perform ISO/TS 16949 registration services, and to be one of only 10 headquartered in the United States,'' Mr. Hochschwender said.

SOURCE: Smithers Scientific Services, Inc.

Sponsored Links
Reply

Lower Navigation Bar
Go Back   The Elsmar Cove Forum > ISO (International Organization for Standardization) Standards > ISO/TS 16949 - International Automotive Quality Systems Standard

Do you find this discussion thread helpful and informational?


Bookmarks


Visitors Currently Viewing this Thread: 1 (0 Registered Visitors (Members) and 1 Unregistered Guest Visitors)
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Forum Search
Display Modes Rate Thread Content
Rate Thread Content:

Forum Posting Settings
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off


Similar Discussion Threads
Discussion Thread Title Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post or Poll Vote
Questions to ask a New Registrar TS 16949 Auditor larry hopperrath Registrars (Certification Bodies) and Registration 7 10th March 2009 11:46 AM
TS 16949 Document Review By Registar - What will the registrar look for? CREED ISO/TS 16949 - International Automotive Quality Systems Standard 9 20th September 2006 07:48 AM
Registrar For ISO / TS 16949: Seeking Recommendations atlantisind Registrars (Certification Bodies) and Registration 36 6th April 2005 02:55 PM
TS-16949 Readiness Review - What did you send to your registrar? qualityqc ISO/TS 16949 - International Automotive Quality Systems Standard 3 27th September 2004 09:12 AM
TS 16949 Pre-Assessment by Registrar or Not? Really worthwhile? SteelWoman ISO/TS 16949 - International Automotive Quality Systems Standard 8 8th September 2003 01:12 PM



The time now is 06:29 AM. All times are GMT -4.
Your time zone can be changed in your UserCP --> Options.


   


Marc Timothy Smith - Elsmar.com
8466 LeSourdsville-West Chester Road, Olde West Chester, Ohio 45069-1929
513 341-6272