Robotics Industry News
JMP Engineering: CSIA Certified for Ten Consecutive Years
JMP Solutions, Automation and Robotics Division Posted 11/08/2016
LONDON, ON – JMP Engineering Inc. (JMP), an engineering services company providing turnkey solutions in Controls, Information and Smart Robotics for Fortune 500 manufacturers and producers, announced today that they have successfully met all audit requirements to continue their certification with Control System Integrators Association (CSIA). This marks the tenth year JMP has held this coveted certification with CSIA, after receiving their initial certification in 2006. JMP is one of an elite group of under one hundred companies in the world that is CSIA certified.
This CSIA Certification, along with certification from Robotic Industries Association (RIA), and being a Rockwell Automation Solution Partner with four technical disciplines, sets JMP apart as the only company in the world with these three unique and complementary classifications.
The CSIA certification requires a formal third party audit where JMP is audited against 79 proven business management best practice principles in the following categories: general management, human resources, marketing and business development, finance, project management, system development lifecycle, quality assurance, and information system management.
Why is CSIA Certification important to JMP and their customers? Customers receive assurance that JMP will have a greater degree of project success, lower project risk through project execution cadence, and deliver projects on time, on budget, and within scope. For JMP, this audit process simply makes JMP a better company by benchmarking them against the best of the best control system integrators.
“Obtaining and maintaining our certification has greatly improved JMP’s overall business processes, has led to many successful projects, and more importantly, very satisfied customers” said Laurens VanPagee, Director, Branch Operations, JMP Engineering Inc. “We have enjoyed the benefit of utilizing the many resources offered by CSIA via their yearly conference, various committees, and webinars. Being a part of CSIA has been a great experience for us as an organization.”
Jose Rivera, CEO, Control System Integrators Association provided the following statement regarding JMP’s ten year commitment to CSIA, “JMP continues to demonstrate strong business management best practice principles and has an outstanding reputation in the industry of delivering a high level of client project satisfaction and success. For this reason, we are pleased to extend CSIA recertification to JMP Engineering Inc.”
About Control System Integrators Associations (CSIA)
Founded in 1994, CSIA is a not-for-profit, global trade association for system integration companies. CSIA has more than 400 member firms in 27 countries.
CSIA seeks to enable industries everywhere to have access to low-risk, safe and successful applications of automation technology by advancing the business practices of the system integration industry. CSIA helps its members improve their business skills, provides a forum to share industry expertise, and promotes best practices for business management. Principles promoted by CSIA include: collaboration, inclusiveness, integrity, cultural respect, professionalism, and value.
About JMP Engineering
JMP is an engineering services company with thirteen locations in the U.S. and Canada, focusing on Fortune 500 manufacturers and producers. The company provides engineering services and turnkey solutions in the areas of control system integration, smart robotic applications, and information and analytic solutions. JMP has delivered over 15,000 solutions to more than 1,000 clients worldwide over the course of its 29-year history, and has been recognized with awards which include the Control Engineering System Integrator Hall of Fame, the Packaging Digest Integrator Hall of Fame, the Microsoft Impact Award for Data Management Solutions, and has been nominated by our employees four years in a row for the “Top 50 Great Places to Work in Canada” for medium sized companies.
Andrea Ryckman, Corporate Marketing Manager
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