Quality Control and Quality Approval plays a massive role within the overall processes at North West Aerotooling and it is a crucial requirement for our ISO:9001 Accreditation as well as our customer approvals that include: BAE Systems, Rolls-Royce, Agusta Westland, AIRBUS, Aircelle and Bombardier Aerospace.
It is a crucial aspect of our business that we take very seriously indeed.
All our specialist inspection technology is housed in a custom-built, monitored and managed climate controlled and dust controlled inspection room. Our quality inspectors are all highly experienced specialists, who before they concentrated on QA were qualified, time-served engineers who worked on our shop floor and so they understand every production process as well as the need for inspection accuracy.
All our inspection equipment is constantly maintained and calibrated to the highest international standards and everything regularly undergoes intensive servicing and expert calibration to guarantee absolute precision and consistency. All our inspection equipment is subject to regular checks by the accreditation bodies as well as by our customer QA auditors.
Our inspection facilities include: LK Coordinate Measuring Machine (CMM) G90C. The coordinates on this machine include X2032 x Y1220 x Z1016. We also have a Faro Gage 1.5 metre inspection arm.