The manufacturing of screws, nuts, and molded pieces is aimed at fulfilling the quality and productivity standards and norms demanded by the segment. These are high-performance products developed to meet the many needs of vehicular fixings: component, structure, motor, chassis, suspension, and interior assembly, among others.
It is certified regarding the conformity with the needs of the automotive sector, has automotive processes with the latest generation equipment.
A company belonging to the H. Carlos Schneider Group, Ciser Automotive is installed in 12,500 square meters of constructed area. Inaugurated on September 12th, 2008, the company has the capacity of producing 1,000 tons/month. It is located in Sarzedo, in the metropolitan region of Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais. The unit is specialized in manufacturing pieces for the automotive sector and special fasteners. What seems like a simple fastener is the result of constant investments in research, training, and applied technology, which allowed Ciser to walk a path of conquests and achievements. Ciser Automotive has a distinguished team, qualified and experienced in cutting-edge technology.
The process occurs by the plastic deformation of the metals, ensuring the complete integrity of the material for the automotive sectors and special fasteners.
The unit also meets the specific needs of other segments. Special fasteners are developed according to the quantity and need of the client and serve specific on-demand projects. Take a look at the portfolio of Ciser Automotive products:
> High-resistance screws and nuts for safety application: suspension, breaks, wheel, and others.
> Models: weld, self-locking, hexagon, square, flanged, cylindrical, cut, and crimp, among others.
> Screws: M3 to M20 gauges in the lengths from 3 to 150 mm.
> Models: hexagon, flanged, panela fendados, cylindrical, flat, lentil, oval,
internal and external hexa-lobe, among others.
> Washers: cylindrical, rolls, spacers, oblong hole, among others.
> Piastrina: assembled grounding sheet set.
> Prisoners: diameters M6and M16.
> Pins: diameters of 3mm a 20mm with neck, flange, and knurled, among others.
> Rivets: diameters of 3mm to 16mm with round, flat, pan and cylindrical heads, among others.
> Mass floor: assembles grounding terminals.
> Nanotech: innovation and high technology in coating with up to 20 times more resistance to corrosion.
Structure and Process
As a result of the team's investments and engagement, the unit has performance recognized and awarded by the clients.
It is considered one of the procedures most effective and reliable for analyzing and monitoring production machines, even at high speeds. The system is part of the manufacturing process, monitors the production, and increases competitiveness, ensuring an efficient operation in high-quality levels, reduction of scraps and tool breaking.
The selection process 100% automated is the system through which the pieces are individually submitted to selection in machines that use cameras to compare the selected pieces with a previously established and approved standard. The pieces that distinguish from the standard and the tolerances informed in the equipment are separated. The process ensures the reliability of the lots provided and allows the knowledge of eventual issues.
Concerned in well serving the client with total quality, Ciser Minas disposes of a laboratory equiped with modern instruments. Here, destructive and non-descructive trials are performed to validate the fasteners regarding the demanded specifications. The instruments are used to measure the characteristics of the fasteners, ensuring the quality of the products dilivered to the clients.
- Molding machines;
- Multi-spindle thread machine;
- Thread grinds;
- Continuous line of thermal treatment; Second operation machinery.
Quality production management is based on process integration. With this perspective, CISER Automotive works considering the technical and operational levels.
Quality and certifications
DUNS REGISTERED – CISER AUTOMOTIVE
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QUALITY SYSTEM BASICS (QSB) - CISER AUTOMOTIVE
The QSB Certification was handed in to Ciser Automotive by Fiat, leading sales company in the automotive sector in Brazil. Supplier of automotive fasteners of the assembler, Ciser fulfilled all the necessary requirements for the certification, whose main objective is to attain zero defects in productive processes and in the end product. The system is based upon nine key strategies which require extreme discipline of the supplier and provide positive results in a short space of time.
This certification is aligned with the norms of the automotive quality systems that already exist in other countries - United States, Germany, France, Italy - within the global automotive industry. The standardization determines the requisites regarding the quality of project/development, production, installation, and technical assistance for products related to the automotive industry. Ciser Automotive obtained the ISO TS 16949 certification in May of 2009 and, since then, has worked to offer quality products and services, promoting the satisfaction of its clients. Always aiming at updating its processes and quality management system, Ciser Automotive obtained the IATF 16949:2016 certification in December of 2016.
CQI 9 Third Edition
The Heat Treat Assessment (CQI-9) is an evaluation process of the organization´s Thermal Treatment System, using standards defined in global scale by the Automotive Industry Action Group (AIAG). This evaluation is used to demonstrate the capacity of the system in providing products that meet the client and legislation specifications, increasing the reliability of the process. Ciser Automotive obtained the CQI-9 certification in October of 2014. Since then, it has ever improved its process aiming at continuous improvement.