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PMA Announces recipients of 2016 Awards of Excellence in Metalforming.

Press Release Summary:

Nov 23, 2016 -

Presented annually, Precision Metalforming Association’s awards of excellence recognize high standards of achievement set by metalforming industry in areas of design, safety, quality, innovation and technology, training and education. On November 15, 2016, during FABTECH tradeshow in Las Vegas, PMA honored award winners with special plaque, commemorative flag and cash prize. Awardees will also be featured in December 2016 issue of MetalForming magazine.

Precision Metalforming Association, Metal Spinning Div. - Independence, OH

Original Press Release

2016 Awards of Excellence in Metalforming Winners Announced

Press release date: Nov 04, 2016

The Precision Metalforming Association (PMA) has announced the winners of its 2016 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, quality, innovation and technology, training and education, process control, product development, and productivity.

Winners were honored with a special plaque, commemorative flag and a cash prize on November 15, 2016, during the FABTECH tradeshow in Las Vegas, NV, and will be featured in the December 2016 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

Federal Tool & Engineering, LLC

West Bend, WI

Pitcher Insurance Agency Safety Award

E&E Manufacturing Co., Inc.

Plymouth, MI

Zierick Manufacturing Corporation Productivity Award

Tella Tool & Mfg. Co.

Lombard, IL

Plex Systems Innovation and Technology Award

HK Metalcraft Manufacturing Co.

Lodi, NJ

Ulbrich Award for Competitive Excellence in Product Development

Pentaflex, Inc.

Springfield, OH

A.R. Hedberg Training and Education Award

DeWys Manufacturing Inc.

Marne, MI

Clips & Clamps Industries Educational Institution Award

Middle Tennessee State University

Murfreesboro, TN

Visit www.pma.org/awards for additional information about PMA’s Awards of Excellence in Metalforming.

PMA is the full-service trade association representing the $137-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 Mexico tradeshows, and MetalForming, Fabricating Product News and 3D Metal Printing magazines.

Contact:

Christie Carmigiano

Precision Metalforming Association

216-503-5716

ccarmigiano@pma.org