Remy International, Inc., manufacturer and distributor of Delco Remy brand heavy-duty starters and alternators, received the 2012 Masters of Quality Award from Daimler Trucks North America LLC (DTNA). The Masters of Quality is the highest level of recognition DTNA presents to its component suppliers. It is the seventh occasion and fifth consecutive year where Remy has received this honor.
"Being awarded the Masters of Quality is a major achievement and having won seven times certainly puts Remy in an exclusive group of suppliers," stated Paul Romanaggi, general manager, Quality and Supplier Management at Daimler Trucks North America.
2012 marked the 25th year DTNA has acknowledged its North American component manufacturers who meet or exceed the company’s solid quality standards and exhibit a commitment to continuous improvement to the quality of products and processes.
"We take great pride in receiving the Masters of Quality Award from Daimler Trucks North America," said Jay Pittas, president and CEO, Remy International, Inc. "We appreciate the recognition for our performance. The Remy team is passionate in driving for best-in-class quality and dedicated to continuous improvement. This award validates the efforts of our entire team."
The Remy manufacturing facility, which is located in San Luis Potosi, Mexico, supplies Delco Remy heavy-duty alternators and starters to Daimler Trucks North America. It also provides new and remanufactured alternators, starters and service parts to the Freightliner and Thomas Built dealership network.