Mid-West Forge was registered to QS9000 in 1999. In April 2004 Mid- West Forge received its TS 16949 certification from Smithers Quality Associates, Inc.
Gaging and SPC
Every part that is produced is inspected utilizing an automatic gage and inspection system. A networked inspection configuration processes real time SPC information throughout the plant.
Our fully equipped metallurgical lab allows us to meet all of your testing requirements. We are capable of performing micro hardness testing with both Vickers and Koop capabilities, Rockwell hardness testing including superficial scales, Brinell hardness testing, Microstructure analysis, grain flow and size analysis, crack detection via magnetic particle inspection, defect investigation, and dimensional examination. The lab includes a precision saw, automatic polishing station, acid etching booth, Unimet Metallograph with photographic capability, and optical measuring equipment.