TROY, Mich. (Aug. 9, 2017) – WABCO received the 2016 Excellence in Quality and the 2016 On-Time Delivery Performance awards from Hino Motors Manufacturing U.S.A., Inc. (“Hino”). WABCO has been recognized with the quality award eight times and has received the on-time delivery award six times.
The two awards recognize WABCO for achieving a perfect zero parts per million (PPM) defect rate and a perfect 100 percent on-time delivery during the 2016 calendar year. WABCO, which has supplied Hino with pneumatic and hydraulic anti-lock braking (ABS) systems for commercial vehicles in North America since 2003, maintains 100 percent market share at Hino for ABS in 2016.
“Congratulations and thank you to the WABCO team for exceptional quality and delivery performance,” said Davey Jung, executive vice president for Hino. “We look forward to our continued partnership with WABCO.”
The awards were presented to WABCO at Hino’s 2017 Annual Business Meeting in Plymouth, Michigan. Matthew Stevenson, president and general manager, and Robert Mansilla, director, OEM Sales, received the awards for WABCO.
“This eighth award from Hino recognizing WABCO’s work underscores the consistent quality of our products and dedication of employees at the Hebron, Kentucky and Troy, Michigan facilities,” Stevenson said. “We’re proud to receive the award from a company that values quality as well as on-time delivery and works hard to provide the best products to end-users.”
WABCO is a North American joint venture focused on the delivery of proven, integrated safety technology and efficiency components. These include braking systems and controls, active safety systems, and suspension and control systems for commercial vehicles in North America. Two leading parent companies back WABCO, each with more than 100-year legacies. Meritor, Inc. (NYSE:MTOR), a supplier of drivetrain, mobility, braking and aftermarket solutions for commercial vehicle and industrial markets, provides WABCO the industry’s most extensive service and support network. WABCO Holdings Inc. (NYSE:WBC) is a leading global supplier of technologies and services that improve the safety, efficiency and connectivity of commercial vehicles. WABCO continues to pioneer breakthrough innovations for advanced driver assistance, braking, stability control, suspension, and transmission automation. For more information, visit www.meritorwabco.com or www.youtube.com/meritorwabcovideos.