For over 80 years, our customers have relied on Ehmke Manufacturing Company for custom-sewn military products that meet their stringent military specifications, production needs, quality standards and delivery requirements.
In fact, Ehmke Manufacturing Company recently capped its 75th anniversary by receiving one of the U.S. Small Business Administrations highest honors by being recognized as the SBA’s 2005 National Prime Contractor of the Year, an award presented to a small business that has provided the U.S. Government and industry with superior goods and services.
Over the years, the company has garnered numerous awards for its design and fabrication expertise, including the 2007 Boeing Performance Excellence Award, the 2007 Defense Logistics Agency Innovative Business of the Year Award, 2004 Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce Small Business of the Year Award, the 2002 Boeing Global Supplier of the Year for Small Businesses Award, and the Industrial Fabrics Association International Award of Excellence from 1998 thru 2002 and in 2004.
Ehmke Manufacturing Company is an ISO 9001:2008 and AS9100:2009 registered company – one of the very few in the textile industry. By meeting this international quality standard, Ehmke Manufacturing Company’s Engineering & Design Department in cooperation with our Quality Team ensures our customers that all our products are constructed in compliance with all applicable drawings, specifications and requirements.
Our Quality System utilizes highly trained and experienced operators measured by strict quality control procedures. This enables Ehmke Manufacturing Company to deliver defect-free products under demanding delivery time frames. This is why Ehmke Manufacturing Company has maintained a 100% quality rating and a 98.02% delivery rating under the Boeing Supplier Performance Rating System.
As further evidence of our culture of quality, Ehmke Manufacturing Company is experienced in all aspects of sewing fabric, stitching and sewing seams in accordance with FED-STD-751. Our company maintains a stable database of master patterns for over 8,000 NSN items and has an expert knowledge of dimensioning and tolerancing in accordance with ANSI-Y14.5.
Ehmke Manufacturing Company’s ongoing commitment to technical design and fabrication excellence is illustrated by our list of valued customers that include some of the world’s largest military and defense contractors: