NORMA Group in Germany recognised as top supplier by General MotorsMaintal/Ruesselsheim, Germany, 2 October 2014 – NORMA Group, an international market and technology leader for engineered joining technology, has been presented with the 2013/2014 Supplier Quality Excellence Award for outstanding performance by General Motors Company („GM“) in Germany. Following the recognition of the manufacturing plants in Monterrey, Mexico, and Qingdao, China, the US vehicle manufacturer now also recognises NORMA Group in Germany for its efficient processes, strong product quality and superior services (press releases: General Motors' Supplier Quality Excellence Award for NORMA Group; NORMA Group in China recognised as top supplier by General Motors and Ford).
The Supplier Quality Excellence Award was handed to NORMA Group on 30 September 2014 at the Adam Opel AG headquarters in Ruesselsheim. “This award by GM makes us particularly proud. It confirms that our approach of continual improvement ensures sustainably high product quality and reliable supply for our clients. It is attributed to the outstanding commitment of our employees in Germany”, says Werner Deggim, CEO of NORMA Group.
Eligible candidates for the GM Supplier Quality Excellence Award must meet numerous rigorous criteria including timely delivery of top-quality products, seamless production processes, innovative strength and quality systems for instance according to ISO/TS16949. In Germany, NORMA Group manufactures metal and plastic joining products in Maintal and Gerbershausen. Its engineered joining technology is used globally, among other things in the automotive and agricultural industry, in aerospace and marine applications as well as in infrastructure projects.