Description

A manufacturer or supplier of electronic equipment or components needs to know the precise requirements for component certification and quality conformance to meet the demands of the customer. This book ensures that the professional is aware of all the UK, European and International necessities, knows the current status of these regulations and standards, and where to obtain them.

Readership

Engineers and managers in electronics; quality managers and inspectors; advanced students.

Table of Contents

Quality control and assurance; Quality system; BS/EN/ISO9000 - A system for quality; Maintenance and control of quality systems; Component certification; Statistical methods applied to quality control; Availability and interoperability of standards; Acronyms and abbreviations; Glossary of terms; References; Index.

Details

No. of pages:
256
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 1997
Published:
Imprint:
Newnes
Electronic ISBN:
9780080938431
Print ISBN:
9780750625319

About the author

Ray Tricker

Ray Tricker is the Principal Consultant of Herne European Consultancy Ltd - a company specialising in ISO 9000 Management Systems - and is also an established author. He served with the Royal Corps of Signals (for a total of 37 years) during which time he held various managerial posts culminating in being appointed as the Chief Engineer of NATO's Communication Security Agency (ACE COMSEC). Most of Ray's work since joining Herne has centred on the European Railways. He has held a number of posts with the Union International des Chemins de fer (UIC) (e.g. Quality Manager of the European Train Control System (ETCS)) and with the European Union (EU) Commission (e.g. T500 Review Team Leader, European Rail Traffic Management System (ERTMS) Users Group Project Co-ordinator, HEROE Project Co-ordinator) and currently (as well as writing books!) he is busy assisting small businesses from around the world produce their own auditable Quality and/or Integrated Management Systems to meet the requirements of ISO 9001:2008, ISO 14001 and OHSAS standards. He is also a UKAS Assessor for the assessment of certification bodies for the harmonisation of the trans-European high speed railway network.

Reviews

'Engineers and managers in large as well as small organizations will find this an essential guide to information never previously compiled in one book.' Booknews on the Internet