Pennengineering® Automotive Fastener Co. Ltd. Earns '2013 Gm Supplier Quality Excellence Award'
PennEngineering® (Penn Engineering)
5190 Old Easton Road
Danboro, PA, 18916-1000
Press release date: January 17, 2014
PennEngineering® Automotive Fastener Co. Ltd. (Kunshan, China), a leading supplier of fastening and assembly solutions for OEM/Tier 1 automotive and related transportation industries, has earned the “2013 GM Supplier Quality Excellence Award” from General Motors. The award recognizes suppliers demonstrating “the highest levels of quality performance over the past 12 months.” PennEngineering Automotive Fasteners (PEAF) is an operating unit of PennEngineering®, the global leader in fastening products and technologies.
GM evaluated more than 12 quality criteria month-over-month to qualify PEAF for the annual prestigious award. Requirements achieved by PEAF in 2013 included zero late deliveries, zero plant disruptions, and zero PRRs (Problem, Reporting, and Resolution). In addition, PEAF met GM’s rigorous quality standard for defects by not exceeding one per million pieces shipped.
PEAF’s plant in Kunshan, China, manufactures autoPEM® fastening hardware and make-to-print solutions and offers a wide range of expertise tailored for the automotive industry, including comprehensive design engineering capabilities, a portfolio of licensed technologies, and established quality assurance processes meeting all relevant industry certifications.
Headquartered in Danboro, PA, USA, PennEngineering operates fastener manufacturing facilities and key sales offices in North America, Europe, and Asia and is supported by a worldwide network of authorized engineering representatives and distributors.
Contact Leon M. Attarian, PennEngineering®, 5190 Old Easton Road, Danboro, PA 18916 USA. Phones: 800-237-4736 (toll-free in the U.S.) and 215-766-8853; Fax: 215-766-0143. Web site: www.pemnet.com