Ferra is committed to ensuring the highest standards of quality.
Ferra is fully accredited, operates to ISO 9001:2000 Quality Systems standards, and has achieved AS 9100 Aerospace Standard of Approval over a decade ago. We have received approvals from leaders of the aerospace industry including Boeing and Lockheed Martin. We are also Truth in Negotiation Act (TINA) and provide Defence Contracting Auditing Agency audited rates.
Ferra is committed to ensuring the highest standards of quality throughout our supply chain.
To ensure Ferra continues to be the ‘first choice partner of the world’s best’, we are committed to continuous business improvement across the organisation. We are committed to improving our processes and constantly look for ways to eliminate non value-add steps and activities to ensure that we meet the needs of our customers.
Ferra is committed to using proven lean methodologies and industry best practice to enable business improvement:
- 5S – Sort, Set, Shine, Standardise, Sustain
- Practical problem solving
- Identifying waste
- Statistical analysis – Six Sigma
- PDCA – Plan, Do, Check, Act
- Customer Feedback
- Visual management
- Gemba walks
Ferra is committed to empowering our employees to deliver efficient and effective processes throughout the value stream, by providing world class information systems, training, coaching and mentoring to facilitate lean methodologies throughout the organisation. Our lean commitments extend to working with customers, suppliers and 3rd party providers to ensure that our processes are integrated across the extended enterprise and provide world class products.