American Axle & Manufacturing was honored by Ford Motors with a Sustainability Award presented by Hau Thai-Tang, Ford’s chief of product development, and Linda Cash, vice president of quality and new model programs.
“AAM is committed to developing technologies that are lighter, smaller, smarter and more fuel efficient while still delivering top vehicle performance,” said David Dauch, AAM chairman and chief executive officer. “We are honored to receive Ford's Sustainability Award and will continue to support our customers with industry-leading Driveline, Metal Forming and Casting technologies.”
“Ford's annual World Excellence Awards recognize our top-performing suppliers for their contributions to our success,” said Thai-Tang. “Suppliers like AAM play an instrumental role in helping us achieve our vision of being the most trusted mobility company.”
The Sustainability Award is among the 10 categories in the 21st annual Ford World Excellence Awards. The rest of the honorees were recognized in the following categories: Quality, Safe, Smart, Aligned business framework, Diverse supplier of the year, Supplier diversity development corporation of the year, Gold, Silver, and Special recognition for suppliers that delivered results exceeding expectations.