Posts Tagged ‘Quality’

GWT Adds New Equipment with Yamaha Pick & Place Purchase

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Golden West Technology has purchased a state of the art pick & place machine from Yamaha/Amistar Automation�specifically the Yamaha I-Pulse M20. The machine is Yamaha�s newest and most powerful machine technology… allowing for a new level of quality, speed, ease of use, and true flexibility to be obtained by our automated pick and place operation. GWT thanks Yamaha/Amistar for this incredible piece of new equipment and their expertise in getting it up and running very quickly!

GWT Achieves ISO/AS9100 Certification for the 18th Consecutive Year

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Golden West Technology has successfully passed its 3-day, maintenance audit with NSF-ISR; and therefore is free to continue on with what�s left of the 3 year registration term in compliance with rigorous standards�ISO-9001 and AS9100. Please go to the quality certification page for a view of the certifications that took effect on May 9, 2016 and extend through to September 14, 2018. Golden West Technology thanks NSF-ISR for their diligence and professionalism as well as GWT�s own Derek Bannon, Quality Manager, for his excellent navigation through the 3-day audit. The work doesn�t stop as GWT will be upgrading the quality system to AS9100 rev D by next year.

GWT Attends MD&M West in 2017 with New Look Trade-Show Booth

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For nearly a decade, GWT has participated year-in and year-out at the MD&M West Trade Show, located at the Anaheim Convention Center. GWT takes the unique approach of manning its booth with hands-on professionals like Gene Agron, Sales Development, Derek Bannon, our company�s Quality Manager, Mike Kutzle, Purchasing Manager, and Russell Rieth, our current President. We were enthusiastically displaying PCBAs and assemblies from our very own customer markets like medical, aerospace and industrial as well as speaking to industry professionals and contacts at this well attended trade show. See you again next February for next year�s 2018 show�

GWT 2017 booth

GWT Offers Incredibly High Workforce Experience Level

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For a small manufacturing company of approximately 50 employees, Golden West Technology maintains an incredibly high level of accumulated service years� 870 years to be accurate. That�s roughly an average of 17 years per employee. Furthermore, about 70% of our employees have been with the company for over 10 years. We definitely see it as a company asset translating into a very high competence level and noticeable quality performance� something you the customer can tangibly benefit from with good quality products and strong, positive results.

GWT Enhances ROHS2 Compliance Program

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With ROHS2 requirements kicking in for medical customers in Europe this year, Golden West Technology is responding with suitable programs to comply and excel in an ever demanding environment. GWT has one major medical customer already conducting a full product transition and we have the proper procedures and mechanisms in place to comply with a knowledgeable purchasing office, a reliable material certification collection system, and a strong team to address more demanding audit visits to come.