AVISTA Receives ISO 9001 Certification

May 28, 2003 by Jeff Shepard

Avista Corp. (Spokane, WA) announced it has achieved International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 9001:2000 certification. Det NorskeVeritas, an internationally recognized registrar for ISO, conducted an extensive audit and assessment of Avista's quality practices before confirming certification.

"It is essential for our client's software systems to be developed and certified for optimal performance, and we must ensure Avista's business practices will continue to support this," said James Schneller, president of Avista. "We believe our success is dependent upon continually setting new standards while preserving our reputation for dependability and quality. This ISO 9001:2000 certification provides us with specific measurements to ensure the best outcome for each client project."