Sanmina-SCI's Guadalajara facility receives key automotive certification
May 27, 2005
Sanmina-SCI Corporation (Nasdaq: SANM) announced that its Guadalajara, Mexico facility has successfully passed the registration audit for ISO/TS 16949:2002 certification, the highest international standard for the automotive industry.
ISO/TS 16949 is an international quality-management system certification that aligns existing American (QS-9000), German (VDA6.1), French (EAQF) and Italian (AVSQ) automotive quality systems into a single standard, eliminating the need for multiple certifications. ISO/TS 16949 certification acknowledges that Sanmina-SCI's Guadalajara facility has the necessary systems and processes in place for the design, development, manufacturing, installation and servicing of automotive-related products.
"This automotive certification represents Sanmina-SCI's commitment to quality and our customers, and further demonstrates the ways which we achieve improvement and measure success," said Marco Gonzalez, Senior Vice President of Sanmina-SCI, Mexico. "This is an important accomplishment given the high- quality international standards required for certification, and it provides our automotive OEMs with increased confidence in Sanmina-SCI as a strategic manufacturing partner."