Creaform, an industry leading provider of 3D measurement solutions recently saw their head Canadian office receive ISO/IEC 17025:2005 accreditation. The accreditation, which was awarded by the American Association for Laboratory Accreditation, is viewed as an international standard for testing and calibration. By receiving this, Creaform Canada is now officially recognized for their abilities in relation to the calibration of their technologies.
“With an increasing demand for rigorous quality control, this recognition reaffirms our commitment to quality to our clients and further solidifies our position as a metrology-grade manufacturer,” said Daniel Brown, Creaform’s Product Management Director.
In addition to the ISO 17025:2005 accreditation, the branch recently received ISO 9001:2008 certification for its quality management system. They were also recognized for following the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) B89.4.22 Standard for its acceptance testing.
Karl Chabot, Creaform’s Quality and Regulatory Affairs Manager added:
“This designation means that Creaform uses the highest calibration laboratory management standards and has the technical competencies to guarantee that its 3D measurement products meet their technical specifications. This certification for the HandyPROBE Next optical portable CMM product line-up serves as a recognized warranty of consistency in the delivery of high quality and traceable products.”
The accreditation, which was awarded in March, displays Creaform Canada’s full compliance with the international standard for calibration. Aside from receiving this prestigious accreditation, Creaform’s was also recognized for their most recent developments in 3D scanning, reverse engineering, quality control and other 3D measurement solutions. Earlier this year, the company’s HandySCAN 3D scanner was officially certified by Airbus. The company is will undoubtedly continue to build off of these accomplishments and recently revealed that it is working to advance its non-destructive testing in aerospace.