Trelleborg Sealing Solutions Malta, associated manufacturing company of worldwide seal developer Busak+Shamban, has successfully achieved ISO/TS16949 accreditation.
ISO/TS16949 specifies the quality management system requirements for the design, development and production of automotive related products. It replaces the QS9000 registration that the company had held since 1997.
Trelleborg Sealing Solutions Malta was established in 1961. The company specialises in the production of premium quality elastomer O-Rings, its manufacturing emphasis is on technical capability and quality assurance. 25 million O-Rings are produced at the site each week for supply to a global customer base. The manufacturing facility recently relocated to new purpose built premises nearby on the island. Responsible for elastomer material development, the company has over 300 customer-approved formulations. Their use of machine vision technology is industry leading, with automatic inspection machines specially developed in-house.
In addition to ISO/ TS16949, Trelleborg Sealing Solutions also have ISO14001 accreditation and hold a number of customer specific awards.