BSI Congratulate Columbia Metals on AS9120 Approval

21 NOVEMBER 2019

BSI Group have congratulated Columbia Metals on their recent certification to BS EN 9120:2018, the quality management standard for suppliers to the aerospace industry.

Jon Richardson, EMEA Aerospace Operations Manager at BSI, said: “Certification to the Aerospace Quality Management for distributors will increase market opportunities for Columbia Metals. Getting this certification demonstrates the organization’s commitment to quality, continual improvement and customer satisfaction. The team should be delighted with this achievement.”

This certification has demonstrated resolute commitment to the highest standards of quality and continual improvement. With ever increasing requirements for improved quality and traceability to the most rigorous standards, as a company Columbia Metals is determined to meet these requirements and satisfy customer needs.

Certification to BS EN 9120:2018 gives customers assurance that Columbia Metals’ materials, products and services conform. This is due to the standard requiring full traceability with documented evidence within this quality management standard. Not only is this vital for aerospace, but also for other industries which involve critical applications.

Pictured with the certificate are David Stephenson, Managing Director, together with William Bradley, Quality and Technical Manager (right), and Rowan Gosnal-Tyler, Quality and Technical Assistant (left).