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First Puerto Rico company to obtain AS9100 certification

Puerto Rico Manufacturing Extension, PRiMEX is pleased to announce that one of our clients, Opti Manufacturing, has become the first certified local company in Puerto Rico on the norm AS9100. In a local press release, Mr. Jorge Aguayo, operation manager of Opti Manufacturing said,  “with this new opening we expect to increase by 50% our local annual production…”  Mr. Aguayo added: “ If we wanted to participate in any military interest such as aviation, these standard of quality is the minimum quality requirement that must be achieved to be validated as a bonafide supplier”.  Follow this link to read the complete article in spanish (http://www.metro.pr/plus/empresa-boricua-se-apunta-una-en-zona-aeroespacial/pGXncu!dd8OOqlNV0ESc/)

As MEP Center, PRiMEX has assisted Opti Manufacturing in the process to obtain this certification. One of our consultants, an expert on quality, has worked side by side with the company to help them obtain this accomplishment. Regarding our services Mr. Aguayo said “Maintaining our quality system has been the key to evolving and continuing to forge new goals. We continue with support services from PRiMEX in order to ensure product quality and reliability.” Learn more about PRiMEX role in this work with Opti Manufacturing here.

The aerospace cluster is a key factor in the government strategy in Puerto Rico and many projects are focusing in this cluster as key to improve the current situation in the aerospace sector. (more information about the aerospace cluster- http://www.pridco.pr.gov/industries/Pages/Aerospace.aspx ) 



 Learn more about Opti Manufacturing and his accomplishments in at www.optmfgcorp.com 

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