Quality


EM Research Commitment to Quality


EM Research, Inc. maintains stringent quality control processes that allow us to provide high-end products that meet the requirements of the military, aerospace and commercial industries. We strive to meet the needs, expectations and requirements of our customers the "first time, everytime".

All strategic elements in the EM Research enterprise value chain reflect our primary goal of designing and manufacturing high-reliability products and creating total-value directly to our customers. Incorporating total-value processes represents heightened sensitivity in regulation of input materials, assemblies, components, production, management and inspection procedures.

The ability of EM Research to continually offer the most advanced signal sources in the microwave industry is derived from employee dedication and success in following firmly structured policies and procedures with a strong focus on our Quality Objectives.

Quality Policy


EM Research (EMR) is a design and manufacturing company dedicated to providing advanced products for a growing and constantly changing industry. EMR understands that the industry’s needs and design requirements are an ever-present demand. It is our philosophy to manage this challenge through continual design development, process improvements, and a dedication to overall product quality.


EMR promotes a work environment which facilitates communication, feedback and continual improvement. We encourage employees to respond creatively, conscientiously, and with a genuine dedication to the company, processes, product quality, and consistent performance. Every individual recognizes their responsibility in participating in the success of EMR through the governing documentation and established quality objectives. EMR’s quality management system gathers and evaluates metrics to assess our performance for determining effective consistent practices.


Customer satisfaction is derived from Quality, Consistency, and Performance. EMR achieves this through written instructions, drawings, and specifications providing a document structure from which employees can rely on. ISO 9001:2008 certification and on-going compliance through continual process improvement is the path EMR chooses to maintain customer satisfaction.



ISO 9001:2008 Certification


EM Research achieved ISO 9001:2008 certification for meeting the guidelines set out by the International Organization for Standardization. ISO 9001:2008 certification is the industry standard for quality management systems and EM Research’s certification achievement underscores their commitment to total customer satisfaction and continuous improvement.


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IPC-A-610 - Acceptability of Electronic AssembliesIPC-- Association Connecting Electronics Industries


The most widely used standard published by the IPC. With multiple language versions, it has an international reputation as "the source" for end product acceptance criteria for consumer and high reliability printed wiring assemblies.


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J-STD-001 - Requirements for Soldered Electrical and Electronic Assemblies


The standard describes materials, methods and verification criteria for producing high quality soldered interconnections and has emerged as the preeminent authority for electronics assembly manufacturing. The standard emphasizes process control and sets industry-consensus requirements for a broad range of electronic products.


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