Viasystems Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIAS), a leading provider of complex multilayer printed circuit boards and electro-mechanical solutions today announced the achievement of AS9100 certification at its Shanghai, China electro-mechanical solutions manufacturing facility. The AS9100 certification is an internationally recognized aerospace industry standard for the development and production of aviation, space and defense products.
“The AS9100 certification is evidence of our commitment to ensure that our quality and manufacturing systems are equipped to provide the high quality products demanded by our customers,” said David M. Sindelar, Chief Executive Officer of Viasystems. “Our Shanghai site is our first electro-mechanical solutions site and our second site in China to receive this accreditation. We are proud that our nine printed circuit board facilities in North America also maintain AS9100 accreditation. Viasystems is committed to continuous improvement of our technical capabilities, capacity and standards of operational excellence across all manufacturing facilities to support our customers,” concluded Sindelar.
Viasystems Group, Inc. is a technology leader and a worldwide provider of complex multi-layer, printed circuit boards (PCBs) and electro-mechanical solutions (E-M Solutions). Its PCBs serve as the “electronic backbone” of almost all electronic equipment, and its E-M Solutions products and services include integration of PCBs and other components into finished or semi-finished electronic equipment, for which it also provides custom and standard metal enclosures, cabinets, racks and sub-racks, backplanes, and busbars. Viasystems’ approximately 15,400 employees around the world serve more than 1,000 customers in the automotive, industrial & instrumentation, computer and datacommunications, telecommunications, and military and aerospace end markets. For additional information about Viasystems, please visit the company’s website at www.viasystems.com.