TROY, Mich. (Aug. 11, 2017) – WABCO today announced it has received the prestigious Masters of Quality Supplier Award from Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) for the second consecutive year.
The 2016 Masters of Quality Supplier Award recognizes outstanding suppliers that have received high scores on their quality, delivery, technology and cost performance as measured on a balanced scorecard basis. The honored suppliers represent the top-quality providers of components and services for DTNA's Freightliner® and Western Star truck brands.
The Masters of Quality Award is given to an elite group of suppliers that meet rigorous standards and demonstrate an ongoing commitment to continuously improving the quality of their products, support to DTNA and overall performance of their businesses. WABCO is a preferred standard equipment supplier to DTNA, providing a complete range of safety and efficiency technologies for commercial vehicles.
“This is a great honor from Daimler as we work closely with them to offer technology leadership, product innovation and differentiation,” said Matt Stevenson, president and general manager, WABCO. “WABCO will continue its mission to deliver top products that meet the highest performance standards to continuously strengthen our relationship with Daimler Trucks North America.”
WABCO has been a supplier to DTNA for more than 25 years. In collaboration, WABCO and DTNA were the first to bring the following products to the North American market:
- SmartTrac™ Anti-Lock Braking and Stability Control Systems
- OnGuard™ Collision Mitigation Systems with Active Braking
- OptiRide™ Intelligent Electronically Controlled Air Suspension
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.