focused on quality

At Quality Metal Products in Peoria, IL, we’re focused on one goal: quality. Our industry and customers demand a consistently high level of performance, and we require even more of ourselves. That’s why we ensure company-wide adherence to a strict set of standards in everything we do. In addition to thorough training, we pursue certification wherever possible as a means of demonstrating our knowledge and competence to customers and trade groups.

QMP certifications

  • ISO/TS 16949:2009
  • SQEP—Supplier Quality Excellence
  • Process—Cat Certification
  • Federal Firearms License


We pursue training programs aimed at eliminating waste of materials, time, labor, and money. We strive to increase uniformity in business and production processes to reduce costs and eliminate defects in measurable ways. We credit the following training programs with helping QMP achieve an on-time delivery record of over 99 percent, as well as 100-percent PPAP delivery and a dramatic reduction in our defect rate:

  • PDI training in SPC and blueprint reading

  • DMAIC 6 Sigma training

  • Black Belt

  • Yellow Belt

  • Deployment Champion

  • IMEC training in Value Stream Mapping,
    APQP, and PPAP

  • Capable of meeting and testing 1E2500
    cleanliness specifications

  • AIAG training in PFMEA

  • Two ASQ certified CQIAs and two ASQ
    certified CQTs on staff