Certifications & Affiliations
Schurman Machine, Inc. is dedicated to excellence in machining & fabrication, and our commitment to our customers mandates that we stay on the cutting edge of our industry. It is with this commitment in mind that we are driven to participate in organizations and affiliate ourselves with those who mirror our values and constantly inform, update and challenge us to continually reevaluate our training, quality and safety programs, in a way that keeps us in step with our community and Industry at large. In this spirit we are proud members of the following organizations and participate in the following certifications:
ITAR – International Traffic in Arms Regulations
The International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) is the United States regulation that controls the manufacture, sale, and distribution of defense and space-related articles and services as defined in the United States Munitions List (USML).
Besides rocket launchers, torpedoes, and other military hardware, the list also restricts the plans, diagrams, photos, and other documentation used to build ITAR-controlled military gear. This is referred to by ITAR as “technical data”.
AWS – American Welding Society
The American Welding Society (AWS) was founded in 1919 as a multifaceted, nonprofit organization with a goal to advance the science, technology and application of welding and related joining disciplines. From factory floor to high-rise construction, from military weaponry to home products, AWS continues to lead the way in supporting welding education and technology development to ensure a strong, competitive and exciting way of life for all Americans.
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ASME Section IX – American Society of Mechanical Engineers
ASME is a not-for-profit membership organization that enables collaboration, knowledge sharing, career enrichment, and skills development across all engineering disciplines, toward a goal of helping the global engineering community develop solutions to benefit lives and livelihoods. Founded in 1880 by a small group of leading industrialists, ASME has grown through the decades to include more than 120,000 members in over 150 countries worldwide.
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American Society for Quality – Certified Quality Inspector
Our Quality Control Manager, Jesus Reyes, recently received his Certified Quality Inspector certificate.
The Certified Quality Inspector is an inspector who, in support of and under the direction of quality engineers, supervisors, or technicians, can use the proven techniques included in the body of knowledge. Under professional direction, the Quality Inspector evaluates hardware documentation, performs laboratory procedures, inspects products, measures process performance, records data and prepares formal reports.
Greater Vancouver Chamber of Commerce
The Greater Vancouver Chamber of Commerce is leading the way toward long-term business prosperity.