Dale Albright
Sales and Marketing Manager

Achieves Transitional QML Certification

MILPITAS, Calif. - Nov. 13, 2008 - SIX SIGMA, (a business unit of Winslow Automation, Inc.), announced today it has achieved MIL-PRF-38535 Transitional Qualified Manufacturer Listing (QML) Certification/ Qualification for its column attach and robotic hot solder dip processes. The Defense Logistics Agency’s Defense Supply Center in Columbus, Ohio (DSCC) has granted this certification after extensive evaluation of SIX SIGMA’s facility capabilities and past performance.

“Six Sigma has held DSCC Laboratory Suitability for Solderability and Hermeticity Testing for several years. This new achievement of Transitional QML for our Hot Solder Dip and Column Attach services and inclusion of all of our Testing services under Lab Suitability validates our position as the technical leader in the industry”, commented SIX SIGMA’s president, Russ Winslow.


About Six Sigma

SIX SIGMA is a leading industry provider of column attach, robotic solder dip, BGA reballing, environmental testing and failure analysis services for the electronic component packaging industry. SIX SIGMA provides services for the alteration of microelectronic components for use in high-reliability, military, and aerospace applications. SIX SIGMA was founded in 1990 as a service division of Winslow Automation, Inc. (Winslow Automation, Inc. dba SIX SIGMA) providing robotic hot solder dipping (lead finish) services and related testing for the semiconductor and printed circuit board industries. Today, SIX SIGMA’s multi-million dollar custom-designed facility is located in the heart of the fast-paced, cutting-edge Silicon Valley. Components processed by SIX SIGMA are in applications that vary from the most sophisticated missile guidance systems, to the engine controllers in commercial airlines, to automobile passive restraint systems. Today, SIX SIGMA is a recognized leader in semiconductor lead finish processing millions of high-reliability semiconductor components each year.

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