Ocean Optics Asia Certified ISO 9001:2008
Dunedin, FL (September 7, 2010) – The Shanghai, China office of Ocean Optics, the industry leader in miniature photonics, has achieved ISO 9001:2008 certification applicable to the design and manufacture of electro-optical equipment. Ocean Optics’ US headquarters earned its ISO accreditation in 2009.
The Shanghai office’s quality management system was audited by National Quality Assurance, U.S.A. and found to be in compliance with the provisions of the ISO 9001:2008 standards. ISO 9001:2008 certification ensures that a company has met a comprehensive set of standards dictated by the International Standards Organization (ISO) covering all aspects of the business. The audit evaluated Ocean Optics’ procedures for quality assurance, production, continuous improvement, performance to customer expectation, internal audits, contract review and purchasing.
Established in 2007, Ocean Optics Asia supports the company’s distributors and customers in the Pacific Rim with a team of application, sales and software engineers. With IS0 9001:2008 certification, the office is better positioned to provide the company’s optical sensing, display optics, and biophotonics technologies to the rapidly expanding Asian market.