Survey Says….!

Leave a Comment

Over the weekend, the 1999 movie “Office Space” re-aired on cable.  If you haven’t seen it, the movie  satirizes work life in a typical corporate setting. One of the best points that the movie makes is about corporate mission statements: how many make no sense, and seem made up by consultants to include a string […]

Continuous Improvement at OVM

Leave a Comment

In several previous blogs, we talked about how important quality management is at Ohio Valley Manufacturing. We are proud of our quality assurance team and their efforts to ensure that we live up to our ISO 9001:2008 certification. But the work doesn’t stop there — not only does the quality team guarantee that we achieve […]

Robotics: Built to Work

Leave a Comment

Americans young and old have grown up with some idea about what robots are and what they can do. Many older Americans may remember “Hal” from “2001: A Space Odyssey” or the “Robot” from the classic TV show “Lost in Space”. Younger generations have fallen in love with the more sleek and loveable “Wall E” […]

Passing Audits: Both ISO and Our Customers Approve

Leave a Comment

Our regular readers know that we’re proud of our ISO certification and quality standards. We had some pretty big developments in those areas in June that we’d like to talk about a bit more. The first was that, surprising no one, we passed our annual ISO audit to maintain certification. While this process is not […]