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Creaform: 3D Optical Measurement Technologies Specialist Achieved ISO 9001 : 2008 Certification

December 14, 2011

LÓ°VIS, QC, Dec. 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ – Creaform, leader in 3D portable
optical measurement technologies and 3D engineering services, is proud
to report that following a successful audit by Intertek, its
Canada-based head office – that houses the departments of R&D,
Production, Technical Support, etc. – has reached the ISO 9001 : 2008
certification as of November 2011. Intertek is a leading provider of
quality and safety solutions serving a wide range of industries around
the world.  With more than 31,000 employees in over
100 countries, Intertek holds extensive global accreditations,
recognitions, and agreements.

“After 10 years of accelerated growth and innovation, we felt it was
time to ensure the quality of our products and services and the
satisfaction of our clientele through a formal, organized and
recognized system. We spent the last months implementing a Quality
Management System (QMS) throughout head office, which reflects the
continuous commitment of our employees towards high quality and
thoroughness,” said Marco St-Pierre, VP of Innovation and Technologies
and quality representative at Creaform.

Creaform’s Quality Policy
By taking a preventative approach through its rules and regulations,
Creaform’s management and staff undertake to meet the standards of the
company’s quality management system while continually striving to make
it more efficient, with a view to ensuring total customer satisfaction.

Creaform’s Quality Management System
Creaform has implemented and maintains a quality management system that
meets ISO 9001 standards. The QMS reflects the interconnectedness of
the company’s processes and allows for ongoing improvement according to
the PDCA (Plan-Do-Check-Act) management principle.

About Creaform

Creaform specializes in 3D portable optical measurement technologies and
3D engineering services. We offer innovative solutions that cover the
entire range of 3D applications, including 3D scanning, reverse
engineering, inspection, design & engineering and FEA. Our wide range
of products and services are intended for industries such as the
automotive, aerospace and defence, consumer products, education,
heritage preservation, manufacturing, medical care and multimedia.

Creaform has developed and sells the Handyscan 3D line of portable,
self-positioning handheld 3D scanners, along with the HandyPROBE
portable arm-free CMM and the MetraSCAN optical CMM 3D scanner, two
systems designed for inspection applications. The company has recently
launched the MaxSHOT 3D optical coordinate measuring system that brings
photogrammetry to all these technologies. Moreover, the company offers
the Creaform 3D Body Digitizers line-up.

Creaform is an international company with offices in Qu©bec City,
Montr©al, the United States, France, Germany, China, India and Japan.
The company’s head office and Quebec-based offices have achieved 9001 :
2008 ISO certification in November of 2011.


Source: PR Newswire