Fremont, Calif.-based Industrial Electric Mfg. (IEM) has received ISO 9001:2008 certification for its Quality Management System. IEM builds all of its switchgear, control systems, and custom assemblies in a single facility using a unique parallel manufacturing process that incorporates ISO standards in its approach.

The audit and certification was conducted by NSF International Strategic Registrations, an accredited registrar that performs assessments of management systems against the requirements of national and international standards for quality.

“Achieving ISO 9001:2008 certification is an important milestone for IEM. This certification formally acknowledges systems we’ve had in place for a long time and illustrates to our customers the strong commitment to quality we have at all levels of our organization,” said Ed Rossi, president and CEO. “Customers want to be confident that they are doing business with an organization that can meet or exceed their needs in a timely manner. Demonstrating compliance with globally recognized quality management standards is a clear sign that we are devoted to continually improving our quality management systems."