EVANSVILLE, Ind. – Accuride Corporation – a leading supplier of components to the global commercial vehicle industry – announced that four of its facilities were awarded PACCAR’s 2020 “10 PPM” Award.
Each year, PACCAR awards suppliers who meet the quality standard of 10 defective parts for every million components shipped to PACCAR. To qualify, suppliers must also meet demanding criteria for warranty support and continuous improvement.
“We’re honored that our teams’ efforts are being recognized, especially in a year where our industry faced such extraordinary circumstances,” says Robin Kendrick, President and CEO of Accuride Corporation.
Accuride Facilities Receive Daimler Quality Awards
Accuride supplies steel and aluminum wheels, as well as wheel end components and assemblies to PACCAR’s Kenworth, Peterbilt, and DAF manufacturing locations in North America and around the globe.
The following four Accuride facilities received the awards:
• Accuride London, Ontario – Aluminum and steel wheel supplier to PACCAR
• Henderson, Kentucky – Steel wheel plant supplier to PACCAR
• Erie, Pennsylvania – Aluminum wheel supplier to PACCAR
• Rockford, Illinois – Which supplies Gunite wheel hub and drums to PACCAR
About Accuride Corporation
Accuride Corporation is a leading supplier of wheel end systems to the global commercial vehicle industry and has its world headquarters in Evansville, Ind. The company’s products include steel and aluminum commercial vehicle wheels and wheel-end components and assemblies, and steel wheels for the European automotive and global agricultural, construction and industrial equipment markets. The company’s products are marketed under its brand names, which include Accuride®, Accuride Wheel End Solutions™, Gunite®, and KIC®. Accuride is a portfolio company of Crestview Partners. For more information: www.AccurideCorp.com.