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Plus Point becomes a member of AIAG

Plus Point has become a certified member of the Automotive Industry Action Group (AIAG) in a collaborative effort to help streamline automotive industry processes.

The automotive sector: A review of 2017

Plus Point Quality MD nominated for BQF award

Plus Point Quality’s (Plus Point) Mark Sweeney is a finalist in the prestigious British Quality Foundation (BGF) awards for 2018. The nominations were announced recently with the Managing Director making…

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Plus Point achieves ISO 9001: 2015 certification

Automotive technical services company Plus Point has achieved the internationally recognised ISO9001: 2015 certification; establishing it as one of the leaders in its field.

What is Audi’s new quality assurance technology?

The quality assurance process is one of the most important aspects of the automotive production cycle. It identifies areas for improvement, saves on costs by noting areas where regular issues…

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Plus Point finalists for two Northern Automotive Alliance Awards

Hooton based Plus Point Quality (Plus Point) has been announced as finalists for two of the most prestigious awards at the Northern Automotive Alliance (NAA) awards.

Plus Point continues CPD training with Rosti

Plus Point has continued its continued professional development (CPD) accredited training by presenting certificates to global manufacturers Rosti. The automotive quality assurance and control supplier was granted CPD accredited status…

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Electric vehicle production requires better training in automotive sector

The emergence of the electric vehicle (EVs) requires an upskilling of the workforce according to Plus Point MD Mark Sweeney. The automotive training and staff provider is urging the industry…

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Lean automotive training – What is PPIP and how can it help?

Plus Point recently launched its lean automotive training programme, designed specifically for the automotive sector. It’s called the Plus Point Improvement Programme and uses all of the key training elements…

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Plus Point opens new office

Plus Point Quality, (Plus Point) has opened a new office in Filey, North Yorkshire to expand its quality control training to a new region of the country.

Plus Point Quality nominated for two prestigious Wirral Chamber awards

Hooton based Plus Point Quality (Plus Point) has been nominated for two of the most prestigious awards at the Wirral Chamber of Commerce business awards. The nominations were announced today,…

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Why is automotive quality control so important?

Automotive quality control is one of the most integral parts of the production process for so many reasons. Manufacturers spend a great deal of money on ensuring their cars roll…

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Plus Point begins work with CQI to implement training

The automotive sector is and has been at the forefront of the UK’s economy for decades. It has led the charge in economic recovery and 2016 saw a record number…

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Automotive sector remains healthy despite a fall in production

In January we were delighted to bring news to you about how the automotive industry had hit record levels in the previous 12 months.

Plus Point launches new website

Plus Point has launched a brand new website to focus on promoting its process and performance driven approach. The automotive quality control supplier launched the new site this week with…

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Plus Point achieves CPD accredited training centre status

Automotive quality control suppliers Plus Point has achieved Continuous Professional Development accreditation. The Cheshire-based company was assessed by CPD certification service in March and passed to becomes a recognised training…

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How to reduce risk for car makers and suppliers

Car production is big business, and there is a lot of money involved in the process. Last year, 1.72 million cars rolled off the assembly line in the UK alone…

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How the production of electric cars is redefining the supply chain

For many years the internal combustion engine and fossil fuel based car has been the accepted norm, with production lines having been built and refined around it. The electric car,…

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Quality management and the future of automotive

The automotive industry is one of the fastest advancing sectors in the world. The technological advances over the last 5 decades are a testament to that. The introduction of satellite…

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UK automotive industry review

We’ve taken a look at the automotive industry and examined the figures that tell the story about how the automotive industry performed in 2016. The UK car industry in 2016…

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Pluspoint awarded ISO9001 certification

Automotive technical services company Pluspoint has achieved the internationally recognised ISO9001: 2008 certification; establishing it as one of the leaders in its field.

Pluspoint win top brand at the Bluestones Group Awards 2016

Plus Point Technical Services has once again won big at the Bluestones Investment Group Awards ceremony in November 2016. The company follows on from its success last year by winning…

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Make sure that your next customer receives the best product possible

In countless automotive manufacturing facilities, many employees view the quality personnel as “the bad guys”. “Their whole job is to come out and beat up manufacturing when processes don’t produce…

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Pluspoint opens new office in South Wales

Cheshire based Pluspoint is set to expand its service offering to South Wales. The company supplies fully managed professional service solutions for manufacturing quality issues and works with tier one…

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Pluspoint begins Indian trade mission

Plus Point has today began its journey to break into the Indian automotive industry. The company which supplies quality auditing technicians specifically to the automotive sector has identified a gap…

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