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COVID-19 Update

Princeps are continuing business as usual in these challenging times. Our highest priority is ensuring the health and safety of our employees and partners. We have introduced strong protective measures to keep our operations team healthy and minimise risk. Every employee who can work from home isRead more

Beware the Googleist

A Halloween Fright Last night was Halloween, and as is traditional at this time of year – here’s a scary story for you – Beware the Googleist! Picture the scene if you will, The busy procurement department of an Aerospace OEM, efficiency reigns, a streamlined supply baseRead more

A Summer of Quality

Like time and tide, certification audit cycles wait for no man – so it was that in June that we began our Summer of Quality with an extensive four day recertification audit for our AS6081 Counterfeit Mitigation Control Plan. AS6081 is a tough standard to achieve, itRead more

e-Seal and Princeps ASSURE+

Your Passport to a More Secure Supply Chain Princeps have a proud tradition of innovation – it’s a major part of our identity. From introducing part pedigree transparency with PRIME and ASSURE to Advanced Counterfeit Part Mitigation with AS6081, we listen to our customers and develop innovativeRead more

Princeps ASSURE+ our AS6081 Release

The seriousness of risk posed by Counterfeit and Fraudulent Electronic, Electrical and Electro-mechanical (EEE) Components over recent years cannot be understated. Industry has responded, awareness has increased massively and standards are now available for organisations operating at all levels within the supply chain. Setting Standards – AS6081Read more

Why are Aerospace Organisations Turning to Princeps PRIME+ For Traceable Electronic Components posted on August 11, 2018

Traceable Electronic Components are in short supply Aerospace Manufacturers are suffering from supply shortages for traceable electronic components. Now many of them are using Princeps PRIME+ service to solve this supply headache. The current market for electronic, electrical and electro-mechanical components is suffering its greatest convulsion inRead more

Princeps Fraudulent/Counterfeit Part Mitigation Policy

Princeps have held AS6081 Certification since 2016. When we were first putting together our Counterfeit Avoidance Plan the first document created was our Counterfeit Part Mitigation Policy. This is found early on in the requirements of AS6081, in clause 4.1.1, which requires us to define and documentRead more

AS9120B Transition Complete!

Princeps are proud to announce that our transition to the latest revision of the AS9120 standard (AS9120B) was rubber stamped by our Certification Body during their audit of our processes in December 2017. This marks the culmination of a year long transition plan which bought all ofRead more