Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) honored Hirschmann Solutions, a leading supplier of antenna and transceiver systems, as a recipient of its 2014 Masters of Quality Supplier Award during a recent awards ceremony at Hirschmann’s U.S. regional headquarters in Auburn Hills, Mich. The company was recognized as a quality provider of antennas and cables across multiple radio frequency categories for Freightliner and Western Star truck brands.
During the ceremony, attended by DTNA’s Quality Team, Hirschmann Solutions’ President Frank Homann said, “On behalf of the entire Hirschmann team, I want to thank the Daimler organization for this most prestigious award. Our team works hard every day to ensure we deliver on our brand promise of highly engineered, high-quality products. Receiving this award from the North American commercial truck market leader validates our efforts and makes every one of us very proud.”
The Master of Quality Supplier Award program recognizes outstanding suppliers who demonstrate a commitment to continuous improvement through excellence in quality, delivery, technology and cost performance as measured on a Balanced Scorecard.
Roger Nielsen, chief operating officer for Daimler Trucks North America praised the suppliers saying, “In 2014, not only did we continue to improve our position as the quality and market share leader in our industry, we also solidified our position as a technology leader. We rely on the contribution of our suppliers to be successful. Our suppliers have worked in partnership with Daimler Trucks North America to help the company meet its goals.”