CAD excels where quality is paramount, utilizing cutting-edge inspection equipment and highly-trained people.


CAD has a fully equipped Quality Assurance department that includes state-of-the-art scanning head CMM’s, comparators, microscopes, CR X-ray, ultrasonic cleaning and pressure testing equipment. Traceability is maintained under robust documentation practices for raw materials, machining processes, outside processes, assembly and all other critical services. It is then electronically stored for every production run. CAD invests heavily in the latest quality inspection technologies and in the training of our quality inspectors.

Our quality capabilities and processes include:

  • Manufacturing Control Plans
  • Inspection Control Plans
  • PPAP – Level 1, 2 & 3
  • SPC
  • Gage R&R
  • Cpk/Ppk
  • Six Sigma Techniques
  • Lean Manufacturing Principles
  • 6S Practices
  • Continuous Improvement Plans
  • GD&T

Our quality certifications include ISO 9001:2015/AS9100D, as well as Nadcap accreditation for Fluorescent Penetrant Inspection (FPI), Heat Treating/Braze, Non-Conventional Machining EDM, TIG/E-Beam welding.

ISO 9001:2015 and AS9100D
Nadcap Nonconventional Machining Certification
Nadcap Heat Treating Certification
Nadcap Nondestructive Testing Certification
Nadcap Welding Certification
Supplier Quality Requirements