SQEPSupplier Quality Excellence Process (Caterpillar supplier approval system)
SQEPSoftware Quality Evaluation Plan
SQEPSuitably Qualified & Experienced Personnel
SQEPSoftware Quality Evaluation Program
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Caterpillar's SQEP (Supplier Quality Excellence Program) program is designed to place special emphasis on supplier performance excellence.
Over the course of doing business with Caterpillar, K-Line has been engaged in providing quality design and product through excellent process control and continuous improvement, dating back to their first Bronze Certification in 2010, reaching Gold level in 2013-2015, and maintaining focus to achieve the highest SQEP Certification of Platinum in 2016.
The provision of SQEP at all levels within the industry requires the whole of the education pyramid to be considered: from schools, which provide the pool of people with an interest in the nuclear industry, through apprenticeships and further education colleges, to graduate and postgraduate programmes.
The New Castle facility is the second Grede facility to earn Caterpillar's SQEP certification.
The work was carried out by Furmanite SQEP (Suitably Qualified and Experienced Personnel) technicians who have been audited and are experienced in working safely as part of a team in nuclear environments.
The Caterpillar (CAT) SQEP program is designed to recognize and place special emphasis on suppliers who achieve performance excellence.
SQEP certification is only awarded to suppliers who demonstrate world-class performance on an ongoing basis.