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SSC to report Supplier Survey results at San Diego Nadcap Meeting

31st January 2012

The Nadcap Management Council (NMC) and the Supplier Support Committee (SSC) appreciate and value Supplier input to continually improve the Nadcap program. Since 2003, the SSC have conducted a biennial survey open for all Suppliers. The objective is to ensure that the Nadcap program is achieving its mission of providing international, unbiased, independent manufacturing process […]

Closing the UK Aerospace and Manufacturing Skills Gaps

18th January 2012

A recent report about engineering in the UK in 2012 showed that 63% of UK employers in manufacturing are already experiencing difficulty recruiting individuals with science, technology, engineering & maths (STEM) skills and knowledge. This is despite the fact that the replacement demand and recruitment in manufacturing will rise by an estimated 29% in professional […]

What’s the value of accreditation?

4th January 2012

To better understand the value of accredited certification, the global association of accreditation bodies, the International Accreditation Forum (IAF), surveyed businesses in 40 different economies to clarify the drivers for seeking certification, the factors involved in choosing a certification body, and the extent of any benefit derived from the certification process. Over 4,000 responses were […]