Ford q1 award. Ford q1 award brazil borgwarners plant in itatiba brazil received fords q1 award the ford motor companys highest designation for suppliers. Gold and silver awards outstanding technology delivery and cost performance the gold and silver wea awards are presented to fords top suppliers in recognition of their manufacturing sites that consistently demonstrate superior technology quality delivery and cost performance. Fifty seven awards were presented to suppliers who exceed company expectations and distinguish themselves from their peers by achieving the highest levels of global excellence in 11 categories.
Ford motor company presented wegu manufacturing with the q1 award. Ford q1 certification publicly acknowledges litens as a supplier that stands among the best in the world. Fords q1 quality rating is awarded to tier 1 manufacturing locations not to a supplier as a business entity.
The award was commemorated with a q1 flag raising ceremony at the csp huntington location earlier today. Plants unable to meet the criteria by feb. The q1 award fords recognition of organizations that have achieved a continued level of product quality and excellence distinguishes nexteer as a preferred supplier.
And qualifies the company for consideration of ford motor companys world excellence award which is only given to the best of the best automotive suppliers. Several key executives from ford and csp were in attendance as the company marked this significant accomplishment. The ford q1 award indicates that wegu manufacturing is recognized as a tier 1 and preferred supplier to ford motor company and represents certifications and enhancements beyond the industrys standard requirements.
Ford honored its top performing global suppliers at the 18th annual world excellence awards. Louis missouri usa may 12 2010 laird technologies inc a global leader in the design and supply of customized performance critical components and systems for advanced electronics and wireless products today announced it received the ford motor companys q1 award.