Spiroid Scores 100% on AS9100 Surveillance Audit

The Spiroid Business Unit of ITW Heartland just completed their semi-annual AS9100 surveillance audit on January 21, 2011. The audit assessment returned a score of 100%. The registration covers the Quality Management System for the Design and Manufacture of Aerospace Gears. The audit was conducted by SAI Global.

The ITW Spiroid Business unit was also recertified to ISO 9001:2008 + AS9100 on September 14, 2010. The original certification date was September 20, 2007.

About ITW Heartland
ITW Heartland is a certified leader in precision engineered machines, parts, gears, and electro-mechanical products. Located in Alexandria, Minnesota, ITW Heartland has four distinct divisions: Spiroid Gearing (design and manufacturing of custom right angle drives, gear boxes and loose gearing); Manufactured Products (low to mid quantity precision machining with a specific expertise in horizontal CNC technology); Strategic Assembly Solutions (complete machine design and assembly services); and ITW Gear Machines (designer and manufacturer of full line of high speed gear inspection and gear burnishing die equipment). As an Illinios Tool Works Company, ITW Heartland operates from a position of financial stability, engineering excellence, and refined manufacturing process.

For more information, visit www.itwheartland.com.