Sheldon Precision: Automotive Industry Certified

The TS 16949 certification is the global quality management standard for the automotive industry and Sheldon Precision operates one of the few TS 16949 certified Swiss screw machine shops in the world.

As an automotive-specific certification, Sheldon Precision has met, and exceeded the quality management service requirements for the design and production of automotive products.

In carrying the TS 16949 certification, eight quality management principles are implemented at Sheldon Precision. Those eight principles are:

Customer Focus


Involvement of people

Process approach

System approach to management

Continual improvement

Fact based decision-making

Mutually beneficial supplier relationships

  • Business partners recognize the quality of service provided as Sheldon Precision maintains the certification annually. Top tier supplies look to TS 16949 certified suppliers, like Sheldon Precision, to complete jobs ranging from 10 to 10 million parts.

To ensure the quality of the TS 1649 certification, The International Automotive Task Force (IATF) must audit the certified company over the three-year period of the certification. after it expires, recertification is required to maintain the integrity of the global certification.

At Sheldon Precision, the TS 16949 certification is one of many examples why we continue to exceed quality and production across the automotive industry.Swiss Screw Machining