NIC is synonymous with reliability and high quality by virtue that our products are deployed in some of the most sophisticated and innovative military and commercial applications. NIC has implemented a formal Quality Management System (QMS) based upon and fully compliant with AS9100C and ISO-9001:2008 standards, click here to see our certificate . This structure serves as a blue print for processes, continuous improvement initiatives, and corporate statement of commitment.
Management and personnel are specially trained and certified at all levels of operations to ensure that productivity, performance, and quality are maintained at the highest standards. Additionally, management is committed to continuous improvement across all functional areas of NIC. Examples include Lean Manufacturing to decrease cycle time, improve decision making, and maintain accountability throughout the organization. Statistical Process Control (SPC) is also used by quality engineers to monitor process variables and gain insight into production trends for each unique part.
We incorporate strategic disciplined processes to ensure that a specific, structured sequence of operations is completed to prevent potential quality problems. NIC’s QMS guarantees that processes from conception, design, development, production, and into final inspection are monitored with appropriate level of oversight.
Throughout our 25+ year history, we have been awarded preferred supplier status by many customers for outstanding product quality and customer service. This success and the initiative to continuously refine products and processes is a testament to our entire organization’s commitment to provide our customers a cost competitive and high quality product.
NIC is fully compliant to the following quality and testing standards:
|IPC-A-610 Certification for Inspections|
|MIL-STD-2000 - Certification for Soldering|
|J-STD-001-A Certification for Soldering|
|MIL-I-45208 - All inspections|
|MIL-STD-45662 - All equipment calibration|
|MIL-Q-9858A - Available for special contracts|
|Department of State ITAR Compliant|