Specialty steel maker
Universal Stainless & Alloy Products, Inc.
) has attained Nadcap (National Aerospace and Defense Contractors
Accreditation Program) and ISO (International Organization for
Standardization) 17025 lab testing accreditation at its Dunkirk
Specialty Steel facility in New York.
Universal Stainless has met the demanding industry certifications
for lab testing at Dunkirk facility. All facilities of the
company now constitute a single manufacturing system and its
certification is an important strategic move toward building
premium alloys and more technologically advanced products for
targeted markets, including aerospace, oil & gas and power
Nadcap is an internationally acclaimed cooperative accreditation
program of major companies and their suppliers designed to manage
an economical consensus approach to special processes and
products and offer continual improvement within the aerospace and
defense industries. Nadcap aims at providing international,
unbiased, independent manufacturing process and product
assessments along with certification services.
ISO, which is developed through global consensus, is the world's
largest developer of voluntary International Standards and
provides modern specifications for products, services and good
practice. ISO 17025 specifically provides general requirements
for the competence to carry out tests and/or calibrations,
including sampling. ISO certifications are applicable to all
organizations performing tests and/or calibrations, including
laboratories where testing and/or calibration forms part of
inspection and product certification.
Universal Stainless, in June, also achieved the fifth Nadcap Heat
Treat accreditation at its Dunkirk Specialty Steel facility in
six months. This Nadcap accreditation represents a crucial step
toward producing premium alloys and more technologically advanced
Earlier, Universal Stainless achieved Nadcap Heat Treat
accreditation at its Bridgeville, Pa., facility in May. It
reflected the company's continued focus on realizing its
objectives and serving the targeted markets, led by
Universal Stainless currently holds a Zacks Rank #4
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