Release: May 27, 1998
Nuclear System & Equipment Division of NGK INSULATORS, LTD. (President: Masaharu Shibata, Head Office: Nagoya) has successfully registered ISO ("International Organization for Standardization") 9001 for its quality management system relating to facilities to treat radioactive or non-radioactive waste and received a certificate on May 27, 1998,from Lloyd's Register Quality Assurance Limited, an inspection body.
The registered scope of the certification are all activities relating to design, development, procurement and installation for facilities to treat non, low and medium level radioactive waste.
NGK, including domestic and overseas affiliates, has devoted itself to achieving ISO 9000 core series certification. Beginning with ISO 9001 for insulators and hardware fittings in December 1993, NGK has consistently acquired certification.Within the Engineering Business Group, the Environmental System Division achieved certification in December 1997.