The basis of the strength of our company’s activities
and product success, is founded on the quality
of our work, the products we produce and the continuous
improvement we achieve as an organization through
the quality management program and procedures
we have implemented, use and practice.
Optoelectronics recognizes that great companies
don’t become great by chance. They succeed by
outpacing competition with better products, services,
customer care, and processes for delivering them.
UOE is committed to achieving
the best technology LEDs, and doing so with quality
standards that are easily recognized throughout
its worldwide customer base.
ISO-9000 is a series of international
standards for quality management
systems.The series establishes the organizational
structure and processes for ensuring that production
of products and services meets a consistent and
agreed upon level of quality for a company’s customers.
The ISO-9000 series of standards is unique in
that it applies to all organizations and industries
encompassing manufacturing and service sectors
and is used worldwide.
From the inception of UOE, the quality management
system and employee participation in it has played
a key role in our success. At UNIROYAL Optoelectronics,
we’ve adopted an integrated on-line electronic
database system with which to initiate and develop
our quality management program.
has implemented a paper-free, Windows-based, electronic
Quality Management System that incorporates all
aspects of quality management and administrative
activities. This foundation includes: Project
Task Management; Document and Configuration Control;
Audits and Corrective Action; Internal Assessment;
Supplier Assessment; Team Databases, Quality Awareness;
Parts Catalog; Nonconforming Material and Waivers;
Inspection and Test; Vendor Management; Customer
Management; Contract Review; Calibration; Engineering
Change Order; Design Process and Change Management;
Employee Training; Assessment Systems; Gage R&R;
Escalation and General (Relational) Archive Database
This quality management foundation is based upon
achievement of ISO-9001: 2000, and QS-9000 and
is used by the company to foster product consistency
and as a baseline for benchmarking performance.
Desktop status of all elements is available throughout
the factory. The Calibration System provides real-time
reporting and analysis. Actions such as CARs,
NCMRs, Waivers and ECRs are easily monitored.
APQP/Dynamic Quality Plan, Production Part Approval
(PPAP), QS Process Planning and other QS-9000
elements are also available within this system.
Weekly Quality Training is conducted involving
all employees. Lead Auditors are trained per ISO-9001:
2000 Standards and conduct weekly audits with
the Quality Manager.
UOE recognizes that these systems are not just
good for customers. They are good for business.
With this in mind, the company began final certification
and will complete ISO-9001: 2000 Registration
in March 2001.
UNIROYAL Optoelectronics is building a thorough
quality system, one that supports and fosters
continuous improvement, to make our company more
productive and competitive. In short,we are turning
a comprehensive quality business process into
a strategic business asset.