ISO 9001:2008 Certified
ARCHBALD, PA—T-R Associates, Inc. has been ISO 9001:2008 certified in the provision of complete export management services. In addition to T-R Associates more than 37 years of exceeding customer expectations, the company has added this international recommendation to its credentials.
To become ISO 9001:2008 certified, a company must fulfill requirements outlined by The International Organization for Standardization. Specifically, ISO 9001 requires an organization to demonstrate a Quality Management System with the ability to consistently provide a service that meets customer as well as statutory and regulatory requirements.
ISO 9001-2008 provides a tried and proven framework for taking a systematic approach to manage the organization’s processes so they consistently turn out product and/or services that meets or exceeds customers’ expectations. ISO 9001:2008 is used in some 176 countries by businesses and organizations large and small, in public and private sectors, by manufacturers and service providers.
“We are both proud and excited about our ISO 9001:2008 certification, which is an essential tool of the world’s economy,” stated Thomas G. “Tim” Speicher, Chairman of the Board. “We continually seek ways to ensure our customers that the quality service they receive from us is the very best.”
The Export Division of T-R Associates, Inc. provides complete export management services including sourcing/purchasing of specifically requested products, warehousing, quality inspection and control, customized labeling and packaging for air or sea freight, preparation of all freight forwarding documentation and shipment tracking to the point of destination.
According to Noreen Zadarosni, President, “We started the process of building and implementing a Quality Management System in November 2012. To have obtained this certification in 9 months is truly a testimony to everyone in the Export Division of T-R, and the processes that were in place.”
Its customer list includes companies located in over 75 countries including: France, Japan, Hong Kong, Singapore, China, and Malaysia. T-R Associates supports manufacturing facilities in the Far East, Europe and the Caribbean. In addition, the company provides purchasing and export services for petroleum industry companies involved in seismic, drilling, wire line, cementing, and testing operations.