Poor product quality can have a significant impact on a manufacturer’s reputation and bottom line. In almost every case, the underlying cause of quality concerns can be traced back to the processes and procedures that are used during the manufacturing process. CMTC’s team of quality consultants is comprised of diverse backgrounds and skillsets to provide the knowledge necessary to overcome most any issue faced by California’s manufacturing community.

Quality Consulting Services

CMTC specializes in Production Effectiveness Solutions for both small and medium-sized manufacturers. We “expand the reach” of your Quality Department by helping you implement industry “best-practices” in your factory.

CMTC provides expert consulting and training in the following areas:

  • Configuration management
  • Counterfeit parts avoidance strategy
  • Engineering design strategy
  • Failure Mode Analysis
  • First Article Inspection
  • Foreign Object Debris (FOD)
  • Key / Critical Characteristics
  • Metrics to drive improvement
  • Measurement Systems Analysis
  • On-Time Delivery improvement
  • Parts Inspection Planning
  • Production Part Approval Process (PPAP) 
  • Quality Engineering
  • Quality Management
  • Receiving Inspection
  • Six Sigma
  • Statistical Sampling Plans
  • Supplier Development

Management System Standards

CMTC has decades of staff experience helping companies implement all of the typical and several of the less-typical management system standards:

  • ISO 9001; Quality System for Industry & Service
  • AS9100; Quality System for Aerospace
  • ISO 14001; Environmental Management System
  • IATF 16949; Automotive Quality Standard
  • ISO 13485; Medical Devices
  • ISO 45001; Occupational Health and Safety
  • ISO 19011; Guidelines for Auditing
  • ISO 9004; Guidance for Sustained Success
  • ISO 1007; Configuration Management
  • ISO 5001; Energy Management System
  • ISO 17025; Testing and Calibration Labs
  • SQF; Safe Quality Food
  • ISO 22000; BRC Food Safety & Packaging
  • ISO 27001; Information Security Management

Operations Standards

CMTC has special expertise in helping companies implement these various production-related operation standards:

  • Layered Process Audits
  • Special Process: Heat Treat System
  • Special Process: Plating System
  • Special Process: Coating System
  • Special Process: Welding System
  • Special Process: Soldering System
  • Special Process: Molding System
  • Special Process: Casting System
  • Measurement System Analysis
  • MedAccred (accreditation program for the manufacture of critical medical devices)
  • MMOGLE; Materials Management
  • Nadcap (National Aerospace and Defense Contractors Accreditation Program)


Contact CMTC today at 310-263-3060 to learn how we can help you meet any of the new quality standards!