For MRC Global’s customers, quality assurance is paramount. Not all manufacturers reliably and consistently produce a quality product. MRC Global is continually challenged to source the global manufacturing marketplace to obtain quality products at competitive prices. Our quality program is a core competency and much needed solution for our customers.

Key Components to Supplier Quality Process

Our on-site audits, inbound inspections and non-conformance management all make up vital elements of our program.


  • On-site Assessment by in-house ISO 9001-2008 Lead auditors
  • 50-70 per year
  • 1-5 days to complete
  • Review Business Norms, Infrastructure and Quality System


  • MTR Review
  • Visual Inspection
  • Dimensional Inspection
  • PMI for Alloy
  • Hardness
  • Calculated Tensile Value

Non-Conformance Management

  • Real-time, Electronic Reporting
  • Recognize Problem
  • Limit Impact
  • Identify Cause
  • Resolve and Correct

Customer Needs

Customer Wants

  • Timely and Reliable Delivery
  • Quality Assurance
  • Dedication to Safety
  • Sourcing Capability
  • Competitive Pricing
  • Product Standardization
  • Process Efficiencies

Product, suppliers, manufacturers and services vary by region. For more information, contact an MRC Global location in your region.