Defense Manufacturer Meets AS9100D Global Criteria for Quality, Traceability, Documentation, Risk Management
Fremont, Calif. – January 21, 2021 – dB Control has met new international standards for quality. The defense manufacturer earned the AS9100D certification. This means dB Control operates a quality management system (QMS) in compliance with stringent global standards for the design, manufacture and service of amplifiers, high-voltage power supplies, and custom radio frequency (RF) receivers and sources. These products are suitable for aerospace, military, medical, commercial and industrial applications. The standard AS 9100D is technically equivalent to standards EN 9100:2018 (Europe) and JISQ 9100:2016 (Asia-Pacific) which are the requirements to be met by suppliers of the Aviation, Space and Defense industries.
Prior to its official certification, dB Control already operated in accordance with AS9100 traceability standards. The company also updated its existing ISO 9001:2015 certification. Customers of AS9100D- and ISO 9001:2015-certified companies benefit from:
- Laser focus on key customer requirements
- Superior quality procedures
- Risk mitigation and reduced quality variation
- Increased efficiency of the manufacturing process
- Potential reduction of second-party audits
- Precise traceability throughout the supply chain
About dB Control
Established in 1990, dB Control Corp., a subsidiary of HEICO Corp., supplies mission-critical, often sole-source, products worldwide to military organizations, as well as to major defense contractors and commercial manufacturers. The company designs and manufactures reliable high-power TWT Amplifiers (TWTAs), microwave power modules (MPMs), transmitters, and high-voltage power supplies with modulators for radar, electronic countermeasures (ECM), and datalink applications. dB Control is ISO 9001:2015 certified. The company offers specialized contract manufacturing, transformer winding and testing, full vacuum encapsulation, pressure cure, conformal coating and repair depot services from its modern 40,000-square-foot facilities in Fremont, California. With the acquisition of TTT-Cubed in 2019, dB Control now offers: Instantaneous Frequency Measurement Units (IFM), Frequency Locked Oscillators (FLO), Digital Control Units (DCU), Antenna Control Units (ACU) and Integrated DCUs. More information about dB Control is available by phone or email: +1 (510) 656-2325, info@dBControl.com.