BorgWarner Joint Venture Honored with Nissan North America Quality Award
NSK-Warner USA and BorgWarner Transmission Systems in Bellwood, Illinois, have been honored with the Nissan North America 2005-2006 Quality Master Award.
"This award recognizes our achievement of Top-100 Supplier status, based on the evaluation of Nissan's North American engineering, manufacturing, product quality, purchasing and production control units," said Bernd Matthes, President and General Manager, BorgWarner Transmission Systems.
"It is prestigious recognition of our collaborative quality efforts on behalf of Nissan. Congratulations to the employees of NSK-Warner USA and Bellwood for this joint recognition."
BorgWarner Transmission Systems in Bellwood, Illinois, produces one-way clutches sold to Nissan through NSK-Warner USA, which handles sales and engineering support for all Japanese customers for NSK-Warner, a BorgWarner joint venture headquartered in Fukuroi City, Japan.
Auburn Hills, Michigan-based BorgWarner Inc. (NYSE:BWA) is a product leader in highly engineered components and systems for vehicle powertrain applications worldwide. The FORTUNE 500 company operates manufacturing and technical facilities in 62 locations in 17 countries. Customers include Ford, VW/Audi, DaimlerChrysler, General Motors, Toyota, Renault/Nissan, Hyundai/Kia, Honda, BMW, Caterpillar, Navistar International, and Peugeot.