GRINDING.COM is an online resource for the manufacturing community in North America, with information about the latest grinding technologies, tips for improving grinding processes, and access to technicians, application engineers, spare parts and accessories. United Grinding, our sole sponsor, is the North American arm of Koerber Schleifring, the world leader in grinding machine technology and support. United Grinding has two main locations and several additional satellite offices to cover the US, Canada, and Mexico. Our Miamisburg, Ohio facility supports cylindrical, surface, and profile grinders, while our Fredericksburg, Virginia office handles tool grinders and measuring machines. We offer the premier names in grinding – BLOHM, EWAG, JUNG, MÄGERLE, MIKROSA, SCHAUDT, STUDER and WALTER. Whether you are looking for flat grinding, eroding, cylindrical grinding, or measuring machines; United Grinding Technologies is your source for total life cycle solutions.
Being a top leader in the manufacturing of precision grinding machines, United Grinding Technologies achieved registration to ISO 14001:1996 standard in December 2002. In April 2005 we migrated our TE certificate to the newer ISO 9001:2000 standard. These achievements validates UGT’s conformance with the standards set forth by the International Organization for Standardization, and acknowledges UGT’s commitment to meeting the needs and requirements of its customer in the global market place. Both the Quality and Environmental Management Systems were developed to continually improve manufacturing processes and product quality and to efficiently manage the Company. The certifications that UGT has achieved assure that the quality and environmental management systems have been implemented in all product development, production, shipping and support operations.
Q1 certified by Ford
MIAMISBURG, OHIO - As a supplier to Ford Motor Company, United Grinding Technologies, Inc (UGT) of Miamisburg, Ohio, has been certified, "Quality One". UGT achieved excellence in the following four areas; Quality Operating System (QOS), Capable Systems, Ongoing Performance, Satisfied Customers and Continuous Improvement.
"Our Quality Operating System allows us to continuously improve how we do business. It outlines the framework and provides a central place where users can access the business process's, to identify the location of information. This provides a baseline for how we measure ourselves against "compliance" and moves toward continual improvement", states Rick Mamula, UGT's Quality Manager.
Rick adds, "Our goal is to achieve no less than 100% customer satisfaction with our products and services. This means an attitude showing that we care in every action we take and every decision we make."
Ford Q1 certification enables UGT increased opportunities to supply grinding machines and systems to Ford Motor Company facilities in the United States, Canada, and Mexico. Additionally, UGT now has preferred status not only with Ford, but their Tier 1 suppliers.