In the past few years there has been an increased demand for machine shops to achieve ISO 9001 certification. Being ISO certified provides customers with confidence that a manufacturer is committed to maintaining high standards of quality throughout their operations. EGM Manufacturing Corp is proud to be in conformance with ISO 9001:2015, Given the complexities of our work, this accomplishment is particularly noteworthy.

What is ISO 9001 for machine shops?

ISO 9001 is the most used quality management standard in the world. It is designed to help companies improve their quality management system and achieve success in their industry. Quality assurance is important for machine shops because it helps businesses with processes such as problem solving and improvement initiatives that will lead to better products or services delivered to customers.

More than just quality products and services, being ISO certified also requires a strong customer focus, and commitment to continual improvement. ISO 9001:2015 is an important designation for customers to look for when seeking a manufacturing partner.


An ISO 9001 certification can support your choice of what machine shop to work with if you are considering and researching your options. ISO 9001 certification provides an opportunity to improve business processes. It improves business credibility and gives us an edge over the non-certified companies in the industry. If implemented correctly and thoroughly, an ISO 9000 certification can bring benefits to a machine shop. The most important ones that you should know are as follows.

  • ISO 9000 certified actively makes machine shops much more competitive.
  • The certification frequently improves the internal manufacturing procedures of the machine shop.
  • Better quality management means a greater emphasis on the demands of the client.
  • The quality management methods, according to the ISO 9001 standard, are meant to continuously grow the company and its industrial processes.

In today’s world, quality management plays an important role in company success. Adopting and implementing the guidelines within the ISO 9001 standard can be a critical step in the overall plan to implement quality management.

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