Crystal Group Receives Defense Contract Management Agency Source Inspection Status
02-11-15 27 Март 2015, 10:35
Hiawatha, Iowa, USA – Crystal Group Inc., a trusted manufacturer of rugged commercial-off-the-shelf (COTS) custom-developed computers, displays, switches, and storage devices, announced today that the Defense Contract Management Agency (DCMA), a U.S. Department of Defense agency has authorized Crystal Group to use the Alternative Release Procedures from DFAR 246.471. This authorization permits Crystal Group to release federal product shipments without DCMA concurrence, providing all of the required inspections and tests have been performed and the material meets contractual requirements.
“A key tenet of Crystal Group is that of being a trusted manufacturer and supplier,” said Matt Allen, Quality Manager for Crystal Group. “This process authorization by the Defense Contract Management Agency demonstrates their high level of confidence in our organization to build exceptional products and to follow our quality management systems to ensure excellence.”
The DCMA authorization will also provide mutual benefits by minimizing delays and permitting a more uniform flow of shipments.