SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Webcor Builders, one of the largest construction contractors in California, is the first California-based general contractor to earn the ISO 9001: 2008 certification for its company-wide construction quality management system. Developed by the International Organization for Standardization, ISO 9001:2008 is recognized as the worldwide standard for quality management systems and practices.
Webcor's ISO audit was conducted by NQA, an internationally recognized ISO auditor. The ISO 9001:2008 audit included comprehensive review of the company's operations including entitlement assistance, preconstruction, construction management, self-perform concrete and interiors, sustainability, virtual building, and warranty services. The company is headquartered in San Francisco with offices in Alameda, Los Angeles, and San Diego.
"Webcor Builders has always had very high standards," said President and CEO Jes Pedersen. "Earning our ISO 9001:2008 certification lets our clients know that our quality mission is more than just talk. Certification is proof that we're practicing what we preach consistently, and we are honored to be the first California construction company to be recognized by ISO 9001:2008 for our performance."
In 2013, Webcor completed several notable projects including the 41 Area campus at Camp Pendleton, the 2001 Market condo building in San Francisco, and a new parking garage at American River College in Sacramento. The company also broke ground on high-profile projects for IMAX, Samsung, and AEG.
About Webcor Builders
Webcor Builders is one of the largest general contractors in California. More than forty years of serving clients such as Oracle, eBay, Lucasfilm, and the California Academy of Sciences has secured Webcor's place as a leading builder of large-scale, high-profile projects. To learn more about Webcor Builders, please visit www.webcor.com
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