Founder, Rick Williams has over 30 years of industry experience, and in 1993 ventured out on his own and started a CMM Inspection/Gage and fixture company. Qualitex operates primarily in the automotive, orthopedic, aerospace, and appliance industries.
Qualitex is a privately owned USA based company. Today Qualitex works with customers around the world on a wide range of projects. Qualitex is still a leader and innovator with Gaging & Fixturing, but is now taking the lead when it comes to Orthopedic product development, Dimensional Layout Services, and Production Machining.
FOUNDER - RICK WILLIAMS
Founder Rick Williams has over 30 years in the Manufacturing Industry. At 17 years old Rick worked part time at an automotive metal stamping facility running punch presses. After graduation from High School, Rick moved into the Quality Department where he learned to run CMM's and do customized programming. While attending college Rick continued working and eventually worked his way up to Quality Engineer and eventually Quality Manager, overseeing a Tool & Die Facility of over 80 employees. He worked directly with OEM's Chrysler, GM, Toyota and Ford on die runoff's and Gage Programs. This led to Rick being responsible for all Gage quoting and design/build activities.
At age 25, Rick ventured out on his own and started his own CMM Inspection / Gage and Fixture company, the year was 1993.