PMA announces 2012 Awards of Excellence in Metalforming.November 26, 2012 -
Presented annually, Awards of Excellence in Metalforming recognize high standards of achievement set by metalforming industry in areas of design, safety, training and education, process control, quality, productivity, and product development. Winners for 2012 include: Honeywell Aerospace; Ramcel Engineering Company; Unirac, Inc.; Pridgeon and Clay, Inc.; Eclipse Manufacturing Company; The Diemasters; and Orleans/Niagara Occupational and Technical Education Center.
2012 Awards of Excellence in Metalforming Announced
Precision Metalforming Association, Metal Spinning Div.
6363 Oak Tree Blvd.
Independence, OH, 44131
Press release date: November 14, 2012
CLEVELAND, OH—The Precision Metalforming Association (PMA) has announced the winners of its 2012 Awards of Excellence in Metalforming. Presented annually, the awards recognize the high standards of achievement set by the metalforming industry in the areas of design, safety, training and education, process control, quality, productivity and product development.
Winners were honored with a special plaque, commemorative flag and a cash prize on November 11, 2012, during the FABTECH tradeshow in Las Vegas, NV, and will be featured in the December 2012 issue of MetalForming magazine.
PMA applauds the achievements of this year’s winners, who have dedicated themselves to continuous improvement of their products and services:
Higgins-Caditz Design Award
Link Systems Process Control Award
Ramcel Engineering Company
Pitcher Insurance Agency Safety Award
Ulbrich Award for Competitive Excellence in Product Development
Pridgeon Clay, Inc.
Grand Rapids, MI
Zierick Manufacturing Corporation Productivity Award
Eclipse Manufacturing Company
A.R. Hedberg Training and Education Award
Elk Grove Village, IL
Waukesha® Metal Products Excellence in Quality Award
Pridgeon & Clay, Inc.
Grand Rapids, MI
Clips & Clamps Industries Educational Institution Award
Orleans/Niagara Occupational and Technical Education Center
For more information about PMA’s Awards of Excellence in Metalforming, visit www.pma.org/awards.
PMA is the full-service trade association representing the $113-billion metalforming industry of North America—the industry that creates precision metal products using stamping, fabricating, spinning, slide forming and roll forming technologies, and other value-added processes. Its nearly 900 member companies also include suppliers of equipment, materials and services to the industry. PMA leads innovative member companies toward superior competitiveness and profitability through advocacy, networking, statistics, the PMA Educational Foundation, FABTECH and METALFORM tradeshows, and MetalForming magazine.