Quality Assurance & Control


Coating Laboratory / Quality Control

Wet-Lab Process Control

Statistical Process Control Chart

Paramount Metal Finishing Quality Policy

Our goal is to provide customer satisfaction by supplying unparalleled metal finishing services meeting customer requirements. We will succeed through developing our human resources, applying the best technologies, continually improving our quality management system and processes and by complying with the requirements set forth in ISO 9001:2000.

Inspection Equipment ASTM / MIL SPEC Purpose Coating
 
X-ray fluorescent ASTM-B568 thickness plating
Kocour ASTM-B499 thickness plating
Tabor FED-STD-141 hardness anodize
Pencil ASTM-B201 adhesion plating
Salt spray test ASTM-B117 corrosion resistance plating, painting
Microscope visual various coatings
Oven bake test various

Process Control

Titration Wet Laboratory Solution Analysis
 
Statistical process control (SPC) process control
Spectrometer solution analysis
pH meter pH determination
Analytical digital scale weight tests
 
Test Specifications SPECIFICATION
 
Sampling plan MIL-STD-1916
Adhesion paint ASTM-D3359
Adhesion plating ASTM-B571

Improvement Tools Actively Employed at PMF:

  • ISO 9001:2000 QMS System
  • Six Sigma – problem solving & process improvement
  • 5Ss – facility improvement efficiency
  • Kaizan events – improvement process techniques
  • Process control documents (PCD) – process control
  • Statistical process control (SPC) – solution control

ISO 9001:2008 Certification