After recently beginning its operations in 2016, Sigmatex Carbon Textile Solutions in Orangeburg, South Carolina, USA, has attained accreditation to Aerospace standard AS9100C.
The certification is one of the highest of global quality standards for quality assurance in Aircraft, Space and Defence and provides manufacturers with a comprehensive quality system for providing safe and reliable products.
Global Quality Manager Terry McManus commented: “The certification is a direct result of the hard work of all of our employees both in Orangeburg and globally. This underlines our commitment to serving the composites industry. It is our mission to be the first-choice partner for composite textiles and we aim to do this by continually improving the quality of our products and services. This activity is underpinned by the AS9100 quality standard, which will continue to be the benchmark for business management moving forward”.
Sigmatex is a converter or carbon fibre and has over thirty years’ experience in the supply of high quality materials for composite applications. The company says the addition of AS9100 to its Orangeburg facility strengthens its competitive position and ensures the same standards and processes across the organisation adding that the certification signifies Sigmatex’s ongoing commitment to exceeding stringent industry requirements for aerospace related products.