Accuride Corp. announced that its Brillion Iron Works Division received a Supplier of the Year Award for quality, cost, and delivery from Toyota Industrial Equipment Manufacturing, the U.S. manufacturing plant for Toyota lift trucks. According to the press release, the Quality Cost Delivery (QCD) award is received by TIEM suppliers whose quality, cost, and delivery surpass a 95 percent standard of excellence.
â€œOur dedication to building world class products, our constant focus on cost effectiveness, and our commitment to delivering product on time has allowed Accuride and Brillion to build strong reputations within the industry,â€ stated Randy Brull, General Manager of Accurideâ€™s Cast Products. â€œWe are extremely honored to receive a supplier award from Toyota Industrial Equipment Manufacturing, and extend our appreciation to our team members for their dedication in achieving our manufacturing goals and ensuring customer satisfaction.â€
Operating one of the largest and most versatile iron foundries in the United States, Brillion Iron Works specializes in products ranging from lightweight, intricate thin walled castings to highly cored, heavy sectioned castings for a wide range of industries, including the heavy- and medium-duty truck, industrial machinery, agricultural equipment, lawn and garden equipment, and construction equipment makers.