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ISO Certification Changes: Looking at your processes from a high level?

Jan 27, 2017 By Tiffany Oliphant

For years ISO certifications have taken businessess to new heights. It has allowed them to take a look in the mirror, tweak or fix systems issues, all while creating a new avenue for revenue. For customers, it gives them relief that a businessess professional affairs are in order. Now there are a few new clauses to ISO:9001 that are bridging quality processess and strategy by including upper management.

Topics: iso, changes certification

Are Swellable Packers becoming a commodity product?

Jan 06, 2017 By Tiffany Oliphant

      Swellable packers have been in the field for over ten years now. What was once new technology is now common. There are numerous manufacturers and distributors of swellable tools.

     In most industries, as a product matures and more companies offer similar versions of it, price becomes a determining factor. If price is the key the product can be considered a commodity. 

Topics: oil & gas

Elastomer Compounding Competence:the path to an optimal solution.

Jan 02, 2017 By Steve Glidewell

 

 We have discussed the importance of developing “partner” relationships along the supply chain (Collaborative Alliances) and working in a “seamless” way (Seamless Integration) both inside Elite and with outside companies so that the application solution is delivered in the most efficient and complete manner.  Now we need to present the third and most critical facet of the Elite business model, Compounding Competence.

Topics: rubber, oil & gas, compounding