Quality Assurance and Quality Control
Promoting Industry-Leading Quality Assurance, Quality Control, and Operational Excellence
We are decidedly committed to maintaining the most stringent quality assurance and quality control standards to better satisfy the requirements and expectations of our customers and continually advance the overall business operations of Carpenter Technology Corporation.
Our robust Quality Management System (QMS) manual is a single-source guide used at 20 sites worldwide and adheres to International Organization of Standards and SAE International methodologies of proven best practices, industry standards, and ongoing improvement initiatives.
Quality Assurance of Systems and Processes
Our internal QMS is regularly audited and verified by independent certification authorities to prove compliance with various international, federal, and industry standards, including ISO, SAE, Nadcap, and other third party accreditations.
Carpenter Technology takes great pride in our culture of quality and operating excellence as evidenced by the following relevant standards certifications:
- International Standards: ISO 9001; ISO 17025; and Others
- Aerospace Standards: AS9100; AS9120
- Nadcap Special Process Approvals
- Heat Treating
- Materials Testing Lab
- Nondestructive Testing (NDT)
- Customer Approvals: General Electric Aircraft Engine (GEAE); Rolls Royce; Pratt and Whitney
Access Carpenter Technology’s QMS and laboratory certifications as well as customer company approvals and documentation.
Quality Control of Specialty Alloy Products
Carpenter Technology works diligently to earn customers’ trust and provide the highest quality specialty alloys possible by continually inspecting the chemical and metallurgical properties of our products according to rigorous international testing methods throughout the manufacture process.
Carpenter Technology is home to some of the world’s most advanced specialty alloy chemistry equipment and foremost metallurgical professionals. We offer state-of-the-art testing capabilities that few, if any, manufacturers or distributors can match, including:
- Sample Machining
- Heat Treating
- Mechanical and Magnetic Testing
- Atomic Absorption
- Elemental Analysis
- Wet Chemistry
- Ultrasonic - contact and immersion
- Eddy Current
- Magnetic Particle
Quality Control and Assurance - Support and Customer Engagement
We offer a breadth of resources to support customers’ quality assurance and quality control requirements aimed at delivering the most reliable and consistent specialty alloy products possible.