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Schaeffler receives quality award from Japan

Award from AISIN AW CO., LTD.

(PresseBox) (Herzogenaurach/Buehl, ) Japanese companies are known for their high process and quality requirements, and to receive an award from Japan - as Schaeffler has now done - is a particularly proud achievement.

The automotive supplier has received the so-called “Project Contribution Award” from AISIN AW. Schaeffler supplies double turbine dampers with centrifugal pendulum-type absorber for the new AISIN AW 8-speed transmission and received the award for the outstanding collaboration and support during the volume production startup of the transmission in Japan.

Award ceremony at Schaeffler’s location in Bühl
“Our team is incredibly proud of this award”, said Dr. Peter Bührle, President of Schaeffler’s Transmission Technologies business unit, who accepted the prize from Shigeo Tsuzuki, Deputy Chief Officer Purchasing Division AISIN AW CO., LTD. in Bühl. The team has made an important contribution to successfully implementing future projects at Aisin. “We regard this as a gesture of enormous appreciation and as proof of our excellent technological and manufacturing expertise”, said Bührle.

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The Schaeffler Group is a leading global integrated automotive and industrial supplier. The company stands for the highest quality, outstanding technology, and strong innovative ability. The Schaeffler Group makes a key contribution to "Mobility for tomorrow" with high-precision components and systems in engine, transmission, and chassis applications as well as rolling and plain bearing solutions for a large number of industrial applications. The technology company generated sales of approximately EUR 13.2 billion in 2015. With around 84,000 employees, Schaeffler is one of the world's largest family companies and, with approximately 170 locations in over 50 countries, has a worldwide network of manufacturing locations, research and development facilities, and sales companies.