Quality Management

IMS Connector Systems is renowned for its high quality products and services. We implement the most effective quality assurance systems from R&D up through the manufacturing process, monitoring supplier quality programs and maintaining solid customer support. Our production plants are certified by DEKRA (a German certification authority) according to state-of-the-art standards.
Our quality methods are:

  • Design FMEA (Failure-Mode-Effect-Analysis)
  • Process FMEA
  • Logistics FMEA
  • DoE (Design of Experiments)
  • LQP (Supplier quality planning)
The high process capability we ensure with:

  • Control plans SPC (Statistical Process Control)
  • Measurement Equipment Capability Analysis
  • Flow Charts
A decisive success factor for IMS CS is the close cooperation with customers. Our customer quality programs include:

  • Quality planning with customer
  • APQP and PPAP
  • 8D method
  • Risk analysis methods
  • Process flow charts
  • Process capability documentation
  • Statistical process control
At IMS CS, we see our suppliers as partners in the value creation process. To achieve a high degree of quality and efficiency, our supplier quality program includes:

  • Supplier quality planning (LQP)
  • Supplier audits
  • Supplier ratings
  • Quality agreements
  • Ship to stock agreements (STS)

Tested features

  • Critical dimensions
  • Co-planarity
  • High voltage tests
  • Continuity
  • Mechanical functions
  • Layer thickness
  • ...
Methods and tools

  • Visual
  • Laser
  • Gauge R&R
  • Fisherscope
  • Smartscope
  • Worker self control
  • ...