TROY, Mich. (July 17, 2017) – WABCO received the 2016 Supplier Delivery Performance Award from New Flyer of America Inc., which is presented to suppliers of New Flyer production facilities with an overall on-time performance level of at least 95 percent or higher. New Flyer of America Inc., a subsidiary of New Flyer Industries Inc., has recognized WABCO as a premier supplier four times since it began issuing the award in 2008.
“WABCO is proud to have been selected once again as a New Flyer supplier award winner,” said Matt Stevenson, WABCO president and general manager. “Receiving this elite award for our performance during 2016 reflects the commitment of WABCO employees who are dedicated to providing our customers with industry-leading technologies, service and operating performance.”
WABCO supplies pneumatic anti-lock braking (ABS) systems to New Flyer, the largest transit bus and motor coach manufacturer in North America. WABCO has been a supplier to New Flyer for more than 15 years.
“The on-time delivery for 2016 reached 98.3 percent for all suppliers on the scorecard system, which is the highest level achieved since the start of the supplier assessment program,” said Rod Neustaedter, vice president of Supply Management for New Flyer.
About New Flyer
New Flyer is the largest transit bus and motor coach manufacturer and parts distributor in North America with fabrication, manufacturing, distribution and service centers in Canada and the United States. Further information is available on the company's website at www.newflyer.com.
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.