The Specialty Thin Film (STF) division of Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. announced that its Electro-Films (EFI) factory in Warwick, Rhode Island, has been certified to the IATF 16949:2016 quality standard for the IGBR family of back contact wirebondable gate resistors, designed to reduce noise in silicon carbide (SiC) MOSFET power modules.

Based on ISO 9001:2015 — with additional automotive customer-specific requirements — IATF 16949:2016 is the global technical specification and quality management standard for the automotive industry. With this certification, the quality management system at the EFI Warwick factory is now certified to ISO 9001:2015 for all products, and IATF 16949:2016  for IGBR resistors. In addition, its environmental management system is certified to ISO 14001:2015 and ISO 45001:2018.

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