CLAUSE CODE: QC50    This clause was archived as of 04/24/2012
  CLAUSE TITLE: CONTRACTOR INSPECTION REQUIREMENTS (NON-FLIGHT OR NON-CRITICAL GSE HARDWARE)


QC50                CONTRACTOR INSPECTION REQUIREMENTS (NON-FLIGHT OR NON-CRITICAL GSE HARDWARE):

 

Contractor shall maintain a system in place, which shall include provisions for defining and verifying articles and material quality through all operations, including procurement, fabrication, testing, and delivery, and shall comply with ISO 9000-2000 or AS 9100, Inspection System Requirements or equivalent. If unsatisfactory conditions are discovered, they shall be promptly corrected.

Items shall be clearly marked, labeled, or tagged in such a manner that objective identification can be determined upon receipt, unless otherwise specified in this Contract/Purchase Order.

When requested by JPL, Contractor shall provide reproducible copies of drawings, catalog cuts, brochures, etc., which can be utilized to assure compliance with advertised requirements.

If Contractor is not the manufacturer, Contractor shall furnish goods, which have been obtained from a source approved by JPL, as well as provide the name and address of the manufacturer on the shipping documents or applicable certificate.

Incorporate by reference QC44. JPL’s authorized purchasing representative will furnish a list of approved suppliers (ASL).

Incorporate by reference QC18. Contractor shall insert the substance of this clause, including this sentence, in all lower-tier subcontracts for work done under this contract.