As a continuing part of Douglas Electrical Components, Inc. (DECo) drive towards implementing lean, world class manufacturing operations, the company today announced the addition of Robert Della Torre, Quality Manager, to the management team. In this new role, Mr. Della Torre will have complete responsibility for all Quality System related issues throughout the organization. Mr. Della Torre brings over 15 years of quality and operations experience in manufacturing, including extensive lean manufacturing, kaizen, 5S and ISO 9000 exposure.
Douglas Electrical Components is an ISO 9001 registered manufacturer of electrical feedthroughs, fiber optic feedthroughs, hermetically sealed connectors and cables, explosion proof wire assemblies and turn-key subassemblies for semiconductor manufacturing equipment. Major markets include automotive, power distribution and transmission, semiconductor manufacturing equipment, space simulation chambers, military/aerospace, air conditioning and refrigeration compressors, x-ray and medical equipment, and instrumentation and control systems. Over 65% of DECo's products are shipped on a just-in-time basis to demanding customers throughout the world.