ELGIN, Ill.—Simrit, the industrial sealing products division of Freudenberg-NOK Sealing Technologies, said its Santa Ana, Calif. facility has earned the expanded AS9100 quality management system certification, which includes product design.
The AS9100 standard emphasizes process and service safety, as well as product quality and reliability of the aerospace industry.
Simrit said the expanded product design scope of the certification is key to making the Santa Ana facility a “one-stop shop” for Simrit's aerospace products, adding to its manufacturing certification.
Simrit's Santa Ana facility is Nadcap approved for critical aerospace applications, the company said. It houses an American Association for Laboratory Accreditation-certified laboratory and produces nitrile, EPDM, silicone, fluorosilicate, fluorocarbon and per fluorinated elastomeric components, according to Simrit.