IEM Vancouver Facility Receives ISO9001:2008 Certification

Tuesday, February 12, 2013

Fremont, CA, February, 2013 – Industrial Electric Mfg. (Canada) Inc., the Canadian facility for IEM USA, has received ISO 9001:2008 certification for its Quality Management System.  IEM Canada designs and builds all of its switchgear, control systems and custom assemblies in a 44,000 square-foot facility utilizing a unique parallel manufacturing process that incorporates ISO standards in its approach.

The audit and certification was conducted by TUV Rheinland of North America, Inc., an accredited registrar that performs assessments of management systems against the requirements of national and international standards for quality.

“Achieving ISO 9001:2008 certification is an important milestone for the new IEM facility in Vancouver. This certification formally acknowledges systems we have in place and illustrates to our customers the strong commitment to quality we have at all levels of our organization,” said Doug Kristensen, Executive Vice President.  “Customers want to be confident that they are doing business with an organization that can meet or exceed their needs in a timely manner. Demonstrating compliance with globally recognized quality management standards is a clear sign that we are devoted to continually improving our quality management systems.”

About IEM Canada
Industrial Electric Mfg. (Canada) Inc. was formed in 2007 to be the Canadian sales and service center for IEM USA. IEM Canada gives Canadian customers access to the full complement of electrical distribution products and services provided by IEM USA.  Located in a new 44,000 square-foot office and manufacturing facility in Langley, B.C., IEM Canada plays an integral part in the overall engineering design and management of its projects, working closely with the factory, customers and consultants throughout the life of a project.

About TUV
TUV Rheinland is a global provider of technical, safety, and certification services. It provides clients with years of experience and a commitment to customer satisfaction not typically found in this industry. Through its extensive global network, TUV Rheinland offers the most cost-effective and time-efficient certification, providing organizations with immediate competitive advantages both domestically and globally.