Quality

A quality filter guarantees optimum performance and long life of any engine. Keeping this belief in mind, Elofic produces filters which are known world-over for their performance and quality. Strict statistically based Quality Assurance procedures are adopted throughout the manufacturing chain.

A team of well experienced engineers and technicians dedicate themselves in pursuance of total customer satisfaction following IATF 16949:2016 Systems, adopting a cross functional approach.

To ensure that customers get defect free products, potential failure modes are identified during advance stages of development and resolved through FMEA (Failure Mode Effect Analysis), SPC, Poka-Yoke and PPAP (Production Part Approved Process)

As an initiative, it lays its focus on all in-coming, in-process and final manufacturing stages. For supplier parts, a Supplier Quality manual has been devised to ensure finest quality in addition to the fact that all suppliers to the company are ISO 9001:2015 certified. The manual provides guidelines for quality requirements at various stages of part manufacturing in line with international standards. Regular training sessions are also conducted for the suppliers.

All incoming supplier parts are checked using latest testing and measuring instruments. The production, being the single piece flow, strict in - process checks are established in addition to the mistake proofing(Poka-Yoke) at the critical processes. The in-process checks conducted are, Face run out, Element Fabrication integrity, Element End Load and the Seam Profile.

Testing

Elofic enjoys the trust and goodwill of domestic and global OEMs, OES and aftermarket customers. This translates to an ever-growing commitment to quality and products of truly global standards.To achieve this, Elofic is equipped with a world class testing and validation setup for checking all inputs and outputs of filters as per various JIS, SAE, ISO and OEM standards.

The various tests conducted are:

  • Filter Paper Micron Rating
  • Pressure Drop & Flow Rate
  • Filtration Efficiency & Life
  • Impulse & Vibration Fatigue
  • Thermal Shock
  • Burst Pressure
  • Corrosion
  • Rubber Hot Oil Tests
  • Media Particulate Efficiency

Certification

To achieve excellence & adhere to all the global standards as well as customer specific requirement, Elofic is the following quality accreditations:
  • Quality Management System – ISO 9001:2015
  • Quality Management System - IATF 16949: 2016
  • Environmental Management System - ISO 14001:2015
  • Occupational Health & Safety Management System - OHSAS 18001: 2007

ISO 14001:2004

OHSAS 18001: 2007