DEKRA Certifies Thomas and Betts Power Solutions to ISO 9001:2008
North Wales, PA, September 1, 2015 – DEKRA Certification, Inc. today announced that it has certified Thomas and Betts Power Solutions, LLC's management system for their Richmond, VA location to ISO 9001:2008. The facility is responsible for sales, design, manufacturing, and ser-vice of Power Conversion and Low Voltage Products, and is a member of the ABB Group.
“We congratulate Thomas and Betts Power Solutions in achieving their goal of pursuing and maintaining the highest levels of quality,” said Dr. Cem O. Onus, Managing Director of Business Assurance for DEKRA Certification, Inc.
The ISO 9001:2008 standard is based on a number of quality management principles including a strong customer focus, the role of top management, the process approach, and continual impro-vement. The standard provides guidance and tools for companies and organizations that want to ensure that their products and services consistently meet customers’ requirements, and that quali-ty is continually improved.
“We appreciate the professionalism, experience and feedback that the DEKRA audit team pro-vided during the certification process and look forward to demonstrating our improved quality management system during future audits,” said Tim Beatty, Quality Manager for Thomas and Betts Power Solutions, LLC.
Thomas & Betts Power Solutions joins other notable companies such as AVAYA, Subaru, Hil-ton Hotels, among many others certified to ISO 9001 by DEKRA Certification Inc.
About DEKRA Certification, Inc.
DEKRA Certification, Inc. (DCI) is a U.S. based accredited Certification Body for international management systems. The company is part of the global footprint of DEKRA Certification Group headquartered in Stuttgart, Germany. DEKRA is a multi-accredited certification body covering all management system business line activities for North America, with a global service capacity. DEKRA offers services for ISO 9001 (quality), ISO 14001 (environment), ISO 22301 (Business Continuity), SEP (Superior Energy Performance), ISO 50001 (energy management), ISO 27001 (Information Security) and other certifications. DCI’s Business Assurance group pro-vides customized assessments in such areas as Sustainability, Energy Performance, Responsible Supply Chain, and Value Chain Risk, and many other areas. DEKRA works with companies to utilize standards for greater productivity, reduced waste, larger profits, an enhanced customer experience and the growth of a continuous improvement culture. DEKRA’s experienced profes-sionals have extensive knowledge of management system standards and a proven track record of success to help achieve the goals of any organization.
DEKRA SE is one of the world’s leading expert organizations and currently runs activities in more than 50 countries on all five continents. About 35,000 employees are committed to ensu-ring long-term safety, quality and environmental protection. The DEKRA Business Units
“Automotive”, “Industrial” and “Personnel” provide professional and innovative services in the fields of vehicle inspection, expertise, claims services, system certification, product testing & certification, industrial & construction inspection, consulting, qualification and temporary work. In 2014, DEKRA generated sales totaling approximately 2.5 billion Euros.
About Thomas and Betts Power Solutions, LLC.
Thomas & Betts Corporation, a member of the ABB Group, is a global leader in the design, ma-nufacture and marketing of essential components used to manage the connection, distribution, transmission and reliability of electrical power in utility, industrial, commercial, and residential applications. T&B Power Solutions, a division of Thomas & Betts Corporation, is located in Richmond, Va.