Quality Assurance

The Company’s quality assurance program ensures that product quality meets the standards of AS9100D and the U.S. military.

Quality Assurance Standard

• HII’s Quality Management System (QMS) is set up for AS9100D standards.
• Company internal operating procedures are described in HII’s QMS manual and implemented by an AS9100D Management Representative.

Management Responsibility

• Ensures that QMS is fully implemented and effective to achieve on-time delivery of high quality products.
• Ensures processes needed for quality systems are established, implemented & maintained in accordance with AS9100D.


• HII’s QMS is approved by U.S. DoD, with a certificate of compliance received & signed by the DCMC.
• HII’s QMS is audited and certified by 3rd party CB.

HII maintains the highest level of certification for each of its manufacturing processes, and receives numerous awards for its commitment to quality and customer service.

ISO 9001 – Quality System Qualification (since 12/2000)
Award for THAAD Missile Launcher (2000)
Certificate of Authorization for ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code (06/1998)

Award of Excellence for F-35 25mm Loader (2015)

Award of Excellence in Recognition of Outstanding Support of Northrop (1998)

Supplier Award of Excellence for Outstanding Support of Northrop Corporation Programs (1992)

Outstanding Support for the B-2 Integrated Test System (09/1991)

Preferred Supplier for Excellence in Product Performance (07/1999)

ISO 9000 Compliance –Quality System Evaluation, Process Control and Business Processes with Commitment to Continuous Improvement and Customer Satisfaction (07/1999)

Gulfstream Quality System Approval (06/2006)

Outstanding Team Member (01/1993)

Certificate of Acceptance – Statistical Process Control System Approval

Small Business Award of the Year (2010)

Best Value Bronze Medalist (2005)

Best Value Medalist for Support of DoD Weapon System (1995)

HII maintains leading quality assurance processes:

• Laser topography measuring devices.
• ISO9001:2000, AS9100D and U.S. DoD certified quality systems.
• On-site government DCMA inspector.
• Selected products conform to CE and ATEX directives.

HII quality documents/Certs: