Fitchburg, MA, U.S.A. (October 26, 2017) – Simonds Saw (www.simondssaw.com) has announced today that the company’s Fitchburg, MA, U.S.A. facility is now ISO 9001:2015 Certified for the manufacture, sale and distribution of their band saw blade products throughout the world. The certificate was issued September 28th, 2017.
“We are very proud to have received this distinguished declaration” said Mr. David Miles, President of Simonds Saw. “Simonds Saw was the first and only band saw blade manufacturer with multiple facility ISO certification in the U.S.A. and Germany. This distinction, in addition to our new certification reflects our unwavering commitment to consistently provide innovative, high quality products to our customers not only in the U.S.A., but throughout the world.”
ISO 9001:2015 Certification ensures that a company demonstrates its ability to consistently provide products and services that meet customer and applicable statutory and regulatory requirements. It also aims to enhance customer satisfaction through the effective application of a system, including processes for improvement of the system, and the assurance of conformity to customer and applicable statutory and regulatory requirements.
About Simonds Saw
Established in 1832, Simonds Saw is a leading manufacturer of high-quality metal cutting saw and file products and has been in business longer than any other cutting tool company in North America. Simonds offers one of the broadest and most trusted lines of metal cutting band saw blades found anywhere in the world, engineered to suit almost any application. Simonds blades are made to the most stringent quality standards and are manufactured both in the U.S. in the company’s Fitchburg, MA Headquarters and in Europe by WESPA®, Simonds’ band saw blade technology division located in Melsungen, Germany. Both factories operate under a single quality system that is ISO 9001 Certified. For more information visit Simonds website at (www.simondssaw.com) or call (978) 424-0100. Simonds Saw is located at 135 Intervale Road, Fitchburg, MA 01420.