CLEVELAND … Diversified industrial manufacturer Eaton's aerospace facility in Jackson, Mich., was named Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems’ Subcontracts Supplier of the Year during a ceremony April 18 in Los Angeles, Calif. Three additional Eaton aerospace facilities in Georgia, Michigan and Pennsylvania were repeat winners of Northrop Grumman's Platinum Source Preferred Award. The awards recognize Northrop Grumman's suppliers for attaining distinction in product quality, on-time delivery, customer satisfaction and robust, lean processes.
The 2012 Subcontracts Supplier of the Year award was presented to Eaton's Fluid and Electrical Distribution Division in Jackson, Mich., for demonstrating consistently superior performance and product quality.
The 2012 Platinum Source Preferred Award was presented to Eaton’s Fluid and Electrical Distribution divisions in Toccoa, Ga. and Glenolden, Pa.; and Fuel and Motion Control Systems Division in Grand Rapids, Mich. This is the seventh year that the Grand Rapids facility has won the award and the sixth year for Toccoa and Glenolden facilities.
Three Eaton divisions won awards for third consecutive year.
Eaton's Aerospace Facility in Grand Rapids, MI, Receives UTC's Supplier Gold Award for Exceptional Supplier Quality and Customer Service
Grand Rapids employees achieved 100 percent on-time delivery and zero defects for components manufactured for Hamilton Sunstrand and Sikorsky Aircraft.
Eaton's Aerospace Facilities in Georgia and Michigan Awarded for Excellent Supplier Performance by Defense Logistics Agency
Both facilities received bronze awards for achieving 12-month scores of 98 to 98.9 percent in the DLA’s Automated Best Value Supplier evaluation system.