Export Control and Nadcap Audits

26th February 2015

In May 2014, PRI instituted a new pricing structure for Nadcap and NUCAP audits. This meant that, from December 1, 2014, additional fees were assigned where appropriate to cover the higher travel costs associated with audits of facilities processing Export Control work. The Export Control fee has been implemented because audits with ITAR/EAR restrictions taking […]

More than one in five pursues Nadcap accreditation to improve quality

25th February 2015

More than one in five companies pursues Nadcap accreditation to improve quality, according to a recent poll conducted by the Performance Review Institute (PRI). 21% of respondents cited “improving quality” as a key driver behind their decision to obtain Nadcap accreditation, with 19% indicating that they pursued Nadcap accreditation in order to attract new business. […]

PRI and AVIC International sign an MoU

9th February 2015

In late 2014, Mr. Joe Pinto, the Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer of PRI visited AVIC International, and met with Mr. Zhang Hui, President, and Mr. Xu Tongyu, Vice President of AVIC International Aero-Development Corporation (AVICADE). Both parties signed a memorandum and agreed work together in the area of AS9100 certification, promote Nadcap […]

Two new eQuaLified Chemical Processing Bodies of Knowledge published

6th February 2015

The eQuaLified Chemical Processing Review Board has published two new Bodies of Knowledge.  PD 6103 CPBoK-006/PL-2 Anodizing Planner Level BoK PD 6103 CPBoK-006/OW-2 Anodizing Owner Level BoK Topics covered in these documents include: Performance of Anodize Requirements for Chromic Anodizing, Sulphuric Anodizing, Hardcoat/Hard Anodizing, Anodizing for Bonding, Anodizing for Titanium, Magnesium, Boric Acid Anodizing, Tartaric […]

Nadcap Asia Newsletter released

4th February 2015