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The Benefits of AS9110 Certification for Aircraft MRO Repair Stations

May 15, 2023

What is AS9110 and what are the benefits for aircraft MRO companies? While obtaining regulatory approval under Part 145 is a necessary requirement for an aircraft Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul (MRO) facility to operate, obtaining AS9110 certification can provide additional benefits. The AS9110 standard defines the requirements for a quality management system (QMS) for organizations whose primary…

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World safety and health Day 2023

World Day for Safety and Health at Work – April 28

April 28, 2023

  Safety and Health at Work – A Fundamental Right The World Day for Safety and Health at Work is an annual international campaign to promote safe, healthy and decent work environment. It is held on April 28 and has been observed by the International Labour Organization (ILO) since 2003. The ILO’s campaign for 2023…

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IATF 16949® Audit Findings: the Good, the Bad & the Ugly: Coming Soon!

April 21, 2023

New IATF® Video Series Coming Soon As the automotive industry continues to evolve, the demand for quality management systems that meet industry standards remains critical. The International Automotive Task Force (IATF) developed the IATF 16949® standard to provide a framework for automotive suppliers to meet the expectations of their customers and regulatory bodies. To help…

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SimpleQuE Celebrates 18 Years of Quality Excellence!

April 14, 2023

If you consider that only 25% of businesses are able to survive 15 years or more, it becomes apparent why simpleQuE has so many reasons to celebrate 18 years of providing its clients with quality excellence. When Jim Lee, CEO, founded simpleQuE in 2005, he wanted the name to represent his vision for the company. And…

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Feasibility Analysis Improvements to Facilitate Cost Savings and Increase Compliance

April 6, 2023

IATF 16949® Points to Consider – Feasibility Analysis Improvements Feasibility Analysis has been part of the automotive industry QMS requirements for many years.  IATF 16949® requires a feasibility analysis as part of the quoting process (reference 8.2.3.1.3).  The feasibility analysis includes a review of the organization’s manufacturing processes to ensure the customer’s engineering and capacity…

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ITI Engineering recognized by simpleQuE for AS9100 certification

ITI Engineering – an AS9100 Certification Case Study

March 31, 2023

ITI Engineering – The challenges and solutions to attaining and maintaining AS9100 certification ITI Engineering is AS9100 certified and specializes in the development and manufacturing of innovative software, hardware and engineering solutions to support aerospace training, mission planning, debrief and maintenance. When ITI was founded in 2003 it was a small company of 12 employees…

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Reference Guide of Audit Terms and Definitions to Know for Any QMS Audit

March 24, 2023

Quality Management Audit Terms and Definitions Take the confusion out of audit terms and verbiage when preparing for your internal audit or external quality management system audit.  Review this helpful and comprehensive list of common audit terminology with definitions. LIST OF AUDIT TERMS AND TYPES OF AUDITS What is an Audit? An audit is a…

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ASQ’s CQSDI – Collaboration on Quality in the Space and Defense Industries Forum 2023

March 6, 2023

The Collaboration on Quality in the Space and Defense Industries Forum (CQSDI) 2023 SimpleQuE will be attending and exhibiting at the Collaboration on Quality in the Space and Defense Industries Forum (CQSDI) on March 14-16, 2023 in Cape Canaveral, Florida. This year’s theme revolves around quality professionals’ keys to success – agility, adaptability and transformation.…

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SimpleQuE Consultant Spotlight Bob Dornhecker

The simpleQuE Spotlight is on Bob Dornhecker, ISO and IATF 16949® Consultant, Auditor and Trainer

February 28, 2023

In the spotlight is Bob Dornhecker, simpleQuE’s IATF 16949® consultant and automotive quality management system (QMS) expert. Bob enjoys sharing his industry knowledge and is a contributing writer for our blogs on a range of topics from automotive industry trends, to implementing IATF 16949® certification, to maintaining IATF® certification. With over 35 years of combined experience…

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SimpleQuE Wins the Top 10 Aerospace and Defense Consulting Service Award for 2023

February 16, 2023

ISO and AS consulting agency, simpleQuE, has been awarded Aerospace and Defense Review’s Top 10 Aerospace and Defense Consulting Service companies for 2023   SimpleQuE, an ISO 9001 certified, independent consulting, training, and internal auditing service provider, announced today that it has been named one of the Top 10 Aerospace and Defense Consulting Service companies for…

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