Aluminum Shapes Receives Quality System Certification from The American Bureau of Shipping (ABS)

Aluminum Shapes Receives Quality System Certification from The American Bureau of Shipping (ABS)

ALUMINUM SHAPES RECEIVES QUALITY SYSTEM CERTIFICATION FROM THE AMERICAN BUREAU OF SHIPPING (ABS) Aluminum Shapes, LLC, an industry-leading extruder and fully integrated aluminum services resource, has announced quality system certification of its Delair, NJ plant from the American Bureau of Shipping.

Aluminum Shapes is one of only three aluminum extruders in the United States to qualify for this prestigious designation since ABS aluminum mill certification became mandatory in 2006. Certification with ABS’s Quality Assurance Program allows Aluminum Shapes plant to produce ABS approved grades of AA 6061 aluminum alloy extrusions with temper designations of T 6 in thicknesses up to 13mm.

As a result, Aluminum Shapes will be able to supply aluminum material for a diverse range of critical naval/marine, oil and gas industry, workboat/supply vessel applications, and the growing luxury yacht industry. According to Chris Boland, VP Sales and Marketing Commercial, who commented on the unique opportunities afforded by this certification, “This achievement is a strategic component in our commitment to providing specialized solutions for our customers. It coordinates with our recent investments in technology inclusive of large press and fabrication capabilities, and enables us to serve as a highly qualified supplier to the marine industry and its many related applications.”

For more information, call 888-488-7427, Fax 888-329-6061, e-mail: sales@shapesllc.com, or write Aluminum Shapes, LLC, 9000 River Road, Delair, NJ 08110.