LAKEVILLE, Ind.—Hoosier Racing Tire Corp.'s Custom Manufacturing division has been awarded ISO 9001-2008 certification for its quality systems.
Certification was recommended after an audit by an accelerated independent registrar. In preparation for certification, Lakeville-based Hoosier Racing Tire employees received specialized training to increase quality awareness and establish a consistent direction for quality through improved communication, control of quality costs and standardization process.
The firm's Custom Manufacturing division is responsible for producing rubber mix, gum, calendering and tire engineering services at its site in Plymouth, Ind. The company said the ISO 9001-2008 certification represent Hoosier Racing's commitment to quality and further strengthens its commitment to its customers and company quality policy.
Hoosier Racing produces more than 1,400 different types of races tires, all of which are manufactured in the U.S.