Creo receives new ISO certifications.
Creo Inc., based in Vancouver, BC, has announced that its entire design and manufacturing operations Manufacturing operations concern the operation of a facility, as opposed to maintenance, supply and distribution, health, and safety, emergency response, human resources, security, information technology and other infrastructural support organizations. are now certified to ISO (1) See ISO speed.
(2) (International Organization for Standardization, Geneva, Switzerland, www.iso.ch) An organization that sets international standards, founded in 1946. The U.S. member body is ANSI. 9001:2000 standards for quality management, and to ISO 14001:1996 standards for environmental management.
Creo designs and manufactures digital prepress and printing systems in Canada and in Israel. Operations in Israel were recently certified to ISO 9001:2000 quality standards, and certification was renewed for ISO 14001 environmental management standards by the Israel Institute for Standards. Canadian operations were certified earlier.
ISO 14001 is a recognized environmental management system standard through which a company can demonstrate its commitment to sound environmental performance, pollution prevention and continual improvement Continual Improvement (also called incremental improvement or staircase improvement) is a process or productivity improvement tool intended to have a stable and consistent growth and improvement of all the segments of a process or processes. . ISO- iso- or is-
1. Equal; uniform: isobar.
2. Isomeric: isopropyl.
3. 9001:2000 certification assures customers of quality standards for the design, manufacturing and delivery of products and services.