Solitron Devices, Inc. Receives AS9100, Rev. B Certification.
Solitron was also re-certified for the ISO 9001:2000 quality management standard certification. This re-certification ensures quality management throughout all avenues of its business operations is met or exceeded. Both certifications signify Solitron's commitment to providing products and services with attention to quality, safety, and customer satisfaction.
Solitron received AS9100, Rev. B certification and ISO 9001:2000 re-certification from UL DQS Inc. UL DQS Inc. is accredited under the aerospace Registrar Management Program.
Shevach Saraf, President and CEO stated, "Companies in the aerospace industry are increasingly selecting suppliers on the basis of AS9100 certification. Achieving certified status means that Solitron may now obtain new business that may have been outside its reach in the past and expects to continue to satisfy its existing aerospace customers long into the future."
Solitron designs and manufactures high performance, high density, high quality power components and circuitry. Solitron supports its products and services with a comprehensive Service/Quality program that is second to none.
Solitron maintains a MIL-PRF-38534 and MIL-PRF-19500 Certified and Qualified manufacturing facility. Its discrete and hybrid devices are manufactured to withstand the environmental screening requirements for MIL-PRF-19500, MIL-PRF-38534 (Class H) or to a customer supplied Source Control Drawing/Specification Control Drawing including space level processing. Solitron manufactures more than 1500 standard semiconductor types including: Power Transistors, Darlington transistors, UJTs, IGBTs, Junction FETs, power MOSFETs, Power Diodes/Rectifiers, Voltage Regulators (SMD and custom), DC to DC Converters, Motor Drivers (Military, Industrial/Commercial), Power Factor Correction Modules and Rad-Hard components for various satellite and space exploration programs.
Solitron has been a recognized leader and pioneer in the innovative design and manufacturing of state-of-the art power semiconductor products. Solitron is well known for producing custom and standard power solid-state components for the aerospace, defense, industrial, medical, and commercial industries. Solitron's advanced semiconductor device and packaging technology has contributed to the success of virtually every U.S. and European aerospace and defense program. Solitron's products are operating successfully, worldwide...from the bottom of the ocean to the surface of the moon---and now beyond Jupiter! They're on board the lunar vehicle and landing craft, space shuttles and several deep space exploration satellites, as well as the Mars Global Surveyor spacecraft which has surveyed Mars.
AS9100, Rev. B includes all the elements of ISO 9001:2000 with added sector specific requirements; configuration management, flow down of suppliers' requirements, coordination of changes to material and processes, scope definition of supplier, approvals, and specific first article requirements. AS9100, Rev. B is based on the ISO 9001:2000 quality management standard, with 80 additional requirements and 18 addendums specific to the aerospace industry.
"Quality management is the hallmark of our company," stated Arthur France, Manager of Quality Control. "Solitron Devices maintains the highest manufacturing standards for the products and the industries we serve."
Some of the statements in this press release are "forward-looking statements," as that term is defined in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Forward-looking statements do not relate strictly to historical or current matters. Rather, forward-looking statements are predictive in nature and may depend upon or refer to future events, activities or conditions. Because forward-looking statements relate to matters that have not yet occurred, these statements are inherently subject to risks and uncertainties. Many factors could cause our actual activities or results to differ materially from the activities and results anticipated in forward-looking statements. Information concerning these factors can be found within our filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Statements in this press release should be evaluated in light of these important factors. Although we believe that these statements are based upon reasonable assumptions, we cannot provide any assurances regarding future results. We undertake no obligation to revise or update any forward-looking statements whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.
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|Date:||Sep 23, 2009|
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