Certification of quality management system
Certification ISO/TS 16949
Technical specification ISO/TS 16949 is recognised worldwide by automobile manufacturers. ISO/TS 16949 is applicable for the production sites of manufacturers of parts for passenger cars, motor trucks, buses and motorcycles. The central motto of this technical specification is the emphasis on continuous improvement, defect prevention, reduction of variability and loss in the supply chain with the support of the developed process approach. The basic framework of the technical specification ISO/TS 16949 is the ISO 9001 standard, rules including the approved interpretations of IATF and specific customer requirements (more on www.iatfglobaloversight.org). TÜV NORD is in the area of ISO/TS 16949 certification supervised by the German offices of VDA-QMC (http://www.vda-qmc.de/en). After the certification audit a separate certificate confirming the compliance with all the requirements of ISO/TS 16949 is issued and the company is entered into the global database of certified organisations according to ISO/TS 16949.