Meritor WABCO receives 2012 Excellence in Quality Award from Hino
The award was presented to Meritor WABCO at the Hino 2013 Annual Business Meeting in Plymouth, Mich. on June 6, 2013.
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TROY, Mich. — Meritor WABCO, a
leader in the integration of safety and efficiency technology for the North
American commercial vehicle industry, has received the 2012 Excellence in
Quality Award from Hino Motors Manufacturing U.S.A., Inc. Meritor WABCO has
been recognized for this prestigious award three times in the past five years.
The award recognizes Meritor WABCO achieving a perfect 0 parts per million
(PPM) defect rate during the entire calendar year 2012. Meritor WABCO supplies
Hino with pneumatic and hydraulic anti-lock braking (ABS) systems for vehicles
built in Williamston, W.Va.,
and Woodstock, Ont., Canada.
In addition to the 0-PPM quality performance, Meritor WABCO’s on-time delivery
performance was 100% for 2012.
“Achieving perfect product quality and flawless delivery is always the goal
for all of our employees,” said Jon Morrison, president and general manager at
Meritor WABCO. “We’re proud that our team can achieve this standard of
excellence in a very dynamic and demanding industry.”
The award was presented to Meritor
WABCO at the Hino 2013 Annual Business Meeting in Plymouth, Mich. on June 6,
Hino Motors Manufacturing U.S.A., Inc., is a subsidiary of Hino Motors,
Ltd., and part of the Toyota Group of Companies. It is responsible for
manufacturing trucks under the HINO brand, providing components for Toyota and supplying
service parts for HINO products.
Hino Trucks, a Toyota Group Company, sells and services the most
environmentally friendly lineup of Class 5-7 commercial trucks in the United
States. Headquartered in Novi,
Michigan, Hino boasts a network
of over 200 dealers nationwide committed to achieving excellence in customer
service and support. Hino Trucks is the premier medium duty nameplate in the United States
with a product lineup that offers low total cost of ownership, superior fuel
economy, unmatched reliability and maneuverability, and the most comprehensive
bundle of standard features in the market. For more information, visit us at www.hino.com or follow us on Facebook, Twitter
Hino Motors Manufacturing U.S.A., Inc. (HMM), a Toyota Group Company,
assembles Class 6 & 7 Hino brand trucks, and builds axles and other
components for certain Toyota
vehicles. HMM has facilities in West Virginia,
Meritor WABCO is a North American joint venture focused on the development
and delivery of proven, integrated safety technology and efficiency
components. These include braking systems and controls, active safety
systems, and suspension control systems for commercial vehicles in North America. Two leading global suppliers back Meritor
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 the JV the industry’s most
extensive service and support network; while WABCO Automotive Control Systems,
Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of WABCO Holdings, Inc. provides breakthrough
technologies and control systems for the safety and efficiency of commercial
vehicles. For more information, visit meritorwabco.com.
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