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Hypertherm announces ISO 9001:2008 certification for CNC and torch height control products

Hypertherm, a New Hampshire-based manufacturer of plasma, laser, and waterjet cutting systems, has announced ISO 9001:2008 certification of the quality management system for its CNC motion and torch height control products.


April 25, 2014
By PEM Magazine

“Hypertherm’s industry leading CNC and THC solutions optimize cutting outcomes with systems that are easy to install, use, and maintain. The recent ISO 9001 certification is a nice recognition of our continued commitment to providing the most reliable industrial cutting control products in the world,” stated Dave LaPrade, vice president and general manager of Hypertherm Automated Systems.

Hypertherm has been ISO 9001 certified by quality registrar SAI Global since 1992. The expanded certification now complements its quality management system originally certified for handheld and mechanized plasma systems and consumables. The updated ISO 9001:2008 certificate is available on Hypertherm’s website at us/Quality.

Hypertherm designs and manufactures advanced cutting products for use in a variety of industries such as shipbuilding, manufacturing, and automotive repair. Its product line includes handheld and mechanized plasma systems and consumables, as well as fiber laser and now waterjet products, in addition to CNC motion and height controls and CAM cutting software. Hypertherm systems are trusted for performance and reliability that result in increased productivity and profitability for hundreds of thousands of businesses. The New Hampshire based company’s reputation for cutting innovation dates back more than 40 years, to 1968, with Hypertherm’s invention of water injection plasma cutting. The associate owned company, consistently named one of the best places to work in America, has more than 1,300 associates along with operations and partner representation worldwide.