Ophir Photonics, global leader in precision laser measurement equipment and a Newport Corporation brand, is pleased to announce that Ophir-Spiricon has been recognized with a Best Practices Award for Continuous Improvement from the Utah Manufacturers
Association <http://www.umaweb.org> (Salt Lake City, Utah).
Ophir-Spiricon won the award after the Utah Manufacturers Association evaluated eligible manufacturers on a variety of continuous improvement measures: process management, implementation, measurement, corrective actions, and improvements tied to operating objectives.
"Ophir-Spiricon invests significant resources in customer satisfaction, continuous improvement, and lean principles," said Gary Wagner, General Manager, Ophir Photonics (U.S.). "Credit for this honor goes to our dedicated employees and their commitment to our customers and our quality policy: 'To meet or exceed customer expectations by practicing effective continuous improvement methods.'"