IATF 16949 Update

OVERVIEW The new ISO/TS 16949 revision is now IATF 16949 and was released in October 2016. The transition guidelines were revised in October 2016 resulting in this update. It is a stand-alone certificate, but is considered a “supplement” to ISO9001. The updated Rules 5th Edition will be released in November 2016. WHEN IS THE TRANSITION […]


DEKRA expands range of Training Courses in North America

DEKRA is expanding its Business Assurance service unit in North America with the purchase of AQS Management Systems Inc. based in Minneapolis, Minnesota. AQS is the leading provider of management system training courses in the United States and will be a valued addition to DEKRA’s services for safeguarding and improving business processes. Founded by Mark Ames over 27 […]

AS9100:2016 Revision Overview

OVERVIEW The new AS9100:2016 is based on the current ISO9001:2015, plus the additional requirements of the Aviation, Space and Defense industry requirements. The timeline for release and transition has been modified and the AS 9100:2016 is now scheduled to be released in October 2016. The focus of the revision is to add clarity, enhance ease […]