Evansville, Ind. – March 1st, 2021 – Accuride Corporation – a leading supplier of components to the global commercial vehicle industry – today announced that four of its facilities were awarded PACCAR’s 2020 “10 PPM” Award.
Each year, PACCAR awards suppliers who meet the quality standard of 10 defective parts for every million components shipped to PACCAR. To qualify, suppliers must also meet demanding criteria for warranty support and continuous improvement.
“We’re honored that our teams’ efforts are being recognized, especially in a year where our industry faced such extraordinary circumstances,” says Robin Kendrick, President and CEO of Accuride Corporation.
Accuride supplies steel and aluminum wheels, as well as wheel end components and assemblies to PACCAR’s Kenworth, Peterbilt, and DAF manufacturing locations in North America and around the globe.
The following Accuride facilities received the awards:
• Accuride London, Ontario – Aluminum and steel wheel supplier to PACCAR
• Henderson, Kentucky – Steel wheel plant supplier to PACCAR
• Erie, Pennsylvania – Aluminum wheel supplier to PACCAR
• Rockford, Illinois – Which supplies Gunite wheel hub and drums to PACCAR