Quality Assurance


Quality Assurance Program


The executive management of ZXP Technologies have defined the following quality policy, which is relevant to the organizational goals of ZXP Technologies and the expectations and needs of its customers:

The management and staff of ZXP Technologies are committed to supplying products, services, and technologies that meet our customer’s requirements every time, without error. This is accomplished by employee process review and improvement suggestions and annual management review of quality data to continually improve our process.

The executive management of ZXP Technologies ensures that this policy is understood, implemented, and maintained at all levels in our organization. The Executive Management of ZXP Technologies also develops a list of annual quality objectives which are shared with all employees.

Laboratory


ZXP Technologies is pleased to offer the following quality assurance and testing services.

  • 24 hour x 7 day a week capable Laboratory Physical & Analytical Testing.
  • Inspection per customer requirements.
  • Comprehensive product identification and traceability documentation.
  • Computerized process control documentation and specification management to meet customer defined and/or  ISO 9001: 2015 requirements.
  • Testing to ASTM and/or customer standards.
  • Meeting or exceeding ISO 9001:2015 and IATF 16949: 2016.

Process Control


  • Bulk liquid sampling and testing per specification.
  • Component inspection and sampling per specification.
  • Computerized specification management and storage.
  • ZXP Technologies will develop customized quality plans to meet any customer traceability, process control, FMEA or other requirement.

Testing


ZXP performs the following tests for quality assurance or by customer request.

  • Aniline Point
  • Brookfield Viscosity
  • Cold Cranking Simulator
  • Color
  • Copper Strip Corrosion
  • Density/Specific Gravity
  • Elements by ICP
  • Elements by XRF
  • Equilibrium Boiling Point
  • Fire Point, COC
  • Flash Point, COC
  • Foam Break/Height
  • Foam Seq I, II, III
  • Freeze Point
  • FTIR
  • Hand Blends
  • Hydrocarbon Impurities Screening
  • Kinematic Viscosity, 100°C
  • Kinematic Viscosity, 40°C
  • Particle Count
  • pH
  • Pour Point
  • Reserve Alkalinity
  • Rust Prevention
  • Saponification
  • TAN/TBN
  • TLC for Mineral Oil Content
  • Viscosity Index
  • Water & Sediment
  • Water by Crackle
  • Water Separability
  • Water, wt%
  • Wet Equilibrium Boiling Point

Equipment


  • Aniline Point
  • Brookfield Viscosity
  • Cold Cranking Simulator
  • Colorimeter
  • Copper Strip Corrosion
  • Density Meters
  • Flash/Fire Point (Automatic COC)
  • Flash/Fire Point (Manual COC)
  • Foam & Break
  • Foam Sequence Baths
  • Fourier Transform Infrared Spectroscopy (FTIR)
  • Freeze Point
  • Inductively Coupled Plasma (ICP)
  • Karl Fischer (Coulometric)
  • Karl Fischer (Volumetric)
  • Kinematic Viscosity (Automatic)
  • Kinematic Viscosity (Houillon)
  • Kinematic Viscosity (Manual)
  • Kinematic Viscosity (Stabinger)
  • Particle Count
  • pH Meter
  • Pour Point
  • Rust Prevention
  • Spectrophotometers
  • TAN/TBN/Saponification Titrator
  • Water & Sediment
  • Water Separability
  • X-Ray Fluorescence