Star Cutter Company Receives ISO 9001:2008 Registration
HOFFMAN ESTATES, IL – January 9, 2013 – Star SU LLC is pleased to announce that Star Cutter Company has received a Certificate of Registration for ISO 9001:2008.
Star Cutter Company was initially registered to the ISO-9001:1994 Standard in January of 1998 and remained registered to the updated ISO-9001 Standards through May, 2009. The company has now received its registration and re-certification after assessment of the company’s quality management system and found it to be compliance with ISO 9001:2008, by Third Party Registrar, NSF-ISR based in Ann Arbor, Michigan. The Scope of Registration is for the manufacture of precision gear-cutting tools, round tools: deep-hole drills and solid carbide tools; special tungsten carbide preforms, extruded product and machine tools.
The Certificate of Registration represents a company-wide accomplishment achieved by all Star SU, LLC and Star Cutter Company locations, including Hoffman Estates, IL, Farmington Hills, MI, East Tawas, MI, Elk Rapids, MI, Lewiston, MI, Ossineke, MI, and Querétaro, Mexico.
Star Cutter Company unveiled its ISO 9001:2008 banner at a company meeting in late December. Pictured; president, Brad Lawton (center), with manager of technology, Paul Schulte, and Farmington Hills, MI, plant manager, John Kozlowski.
About Star SU, LLC
Star SU, LLC offers a wide variety of machine tools, precision cutting tools and services including:
• vertical and horizontal gear hobbing machines
• chamfering and deburring machines
• gear grinding machines
• gear shaping and shaving machines
• tool grinding machines
• gear hobs and milling cutters
• gear shaper cutters and shaving tools
• chamfer and deburring tools
• form tools and reamers
• carbide blanks and preforms
• tool coatings
• and tool life cycle management services
Star SU is the go-to-market cooperative partnership of Star Cutter Company of Farmington Hills, MI, SU America, Inc., the US sales and manufacturing unit to Samputensili, S.p.A., and Bourn & Koch Inc. of Rockford, IL. The companies together represent one of the world’s largest gear machine, tool and gear tool manufacturing producers.