Geokon Incorporated, a manufacturer of geotechnical and structural instrumentation, announced that they have been certified under ISO 9001:2015 from both ANSI•ANAB of the U.S. and UKAS of Great Britain as of June 1. NQA performed the mandatory recertification audit that began in February and concluded in May.
“We are excited to be awarded the ISO 9001:2015 certification and feel it demonstrates our company’s commitment to ensuring the highest quality in our instrumentation, as well as our core philosophy to continuously improve our products, services, and processes” said Geokon Director Jack Taylor. “Achieving the ISO 9001:2015 standard demonstrates our unwavering pledge to always operate at the highest levels of quality, efficiency and integrity. This is fundamental in providing the finest performing instrumentation and customer-centric service to our customers.”
In addition to ISO 9001:2015, Geokon’s calibration program complies with ANSI/NCSL Z540-1 and all primary calibration standards are traceable to the U.S. Department of Commerce, National Institutes of Standards and Technology (NIST) in Washington, DC, and are calibrated by laboratories with ISO/IEC 17025 accreditation. Geokon is also a qualified supplier for U.S. Nuclear Facilities in accordance with the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)/Nuclear Quality Assurance (NQA)-1, Quality Assurance Program Requirements.
Geokon Incorporated, with over 45 agents around the globe, is a recognized leader in the manufacture of structural and geotechnical instrumentation, offering a full complement of instrumentation for a wide range of industries including tunnels, dams, mines, piles, bridges, pipelines, landfills, embankments and wind turbines. Its product lines include vibrating wire and MEMs sensors, as well as data loggers, wireless networks, and software for the collection and visualization of data.