Lippert Components Plant 203 announces ISO 9001:2008 certification
Elkhart, Ind. — Lippert Components, Inc. (LCI®) announced today its Plant 203 facility in Double Springs, AL, received ISO 9001:2008 certification for fabrication and assembly of windows for commercial vehicle applications from Perry Johnson Registrars, Inc.
“We’re constantly looking for ways to improve our processes to provide the highest quality products and limit waste at every facility,” says Andy Pocock, LCI Vice President of Specialty Market Sales. “Seeking this certification at Plant 203 was a natural next step to verify our quality management system and to show we are committed to customer satisfaction.”
This certification shows that Plant 203 has successfully implemented a robust quality management system to guide and govern operations from top to bottom. To receive ISO 9001:2008 certification, the Plant 203 team had to establish and document procedures focused on process documentation, defect prevention, waste minimization and customer satisfaction.
“This certification is another way we ensure our windows and doors customers continue to receive the very best in quality and service,” says Pocock. “It demonstrates a high commitment to quality throughout product development, manufacture and delivery.”
The following LCI facilities have also received ISO 9001:2008 certification:
- Plant 73 in Granby, Quebec, and Plant 74 in Gaffney, SC, received ISO 9001:2008 certification from Intertek for all window and door product design and manufacture including sash windows, emergency push-out windows, entrance doors, tempered glass and their subcomponents for the recreational vehicle industry, emergency vehicles, educational vehicles, agriculture vehicles, military vehicles, commercial transportation and the automotive industry.
- Plant 75 in Springfield, TN, received ISO 9001:2008 certification from NSF International Strategic Registrations for the design and manufacture of windows, windshields and doors for off-highway and on-highway vehicles and the ability to sell tempered glass.
- Plant 241 in Waxahachie, TX, received ISO 9001:2008 certification from BSI Management Systems America, Inc. for the design, development, manufacture, sale and distribution of deep drawn heavy gauge thermoformed plastic products, assemblies and components. These products, assemblies and components include shower stalls, bathtubs and related products supporting the manufactured housing industry as well as custom manufacture thermoformed plastic products for other industries and markets.
From over 70 manufacturing and distribution facilities located throughout North America and Europe, LCI Industries, through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Lippert Components, Inc., supplies, domestically and internationally, a broad array of highly engineered components for the leading OEMs in the recreation and transportation product markets, consisting of recreational vehicles and adjacent industries, including buses; trailers used to haul boats, livestock, equipment, and other cargo; trucks; boats; trains; manufactured homes; and modular housing. The Company also supplies engineered components to the related aftermarkets of these industries primarily by selling to retail dealers, wholesale distributors, and service centers. LCI's products include steel chassis and related components; axles and suspension solutions; slide-out mechanisms and solutions; thermoformed bath, kitchen, and other products; vinyl, aluminum, and frameless windows; manual, electric, and hydraulic stabilizer and leveling systems; entry, luggage, patio, and ramp doors; furniture and mattresses; electric and manual entry steps; awnings and awning accessories; electronic components; appliances; televisions, sound systems, navigation systems, and backup cameras; and other accessories. Additional information about LCI and its products can be found at www.lci1.com.
Lippert Components, Inc.
3501 County Road 6 East
Elkhart, IN 46514