Valencia, CA (PRWEB) April 30, 2013
Northrop Grumman has honored top-performing supplier company Solid Concepts for achieving distinction in product quality, on-time delivery, customer satisfaction, and robust, lean processes.
The Northrup Grumman Platinum Source Preferred award recognizes Solid Concepts for achieving distinction in product quality, on-time delivery, customer satisfaction and robust, lean processes. The honored suppliers provide Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems with products ranging from aircraft parts and components to complex spacecraft electronic subsystems, as well as everyday services. Only 7% of Northrop's suppliers achieve the Platinum level of Quality.
"Northrop Grumman's drive to provide quality products extends to our suppliers, which makes them indispensable teammates," said Art Lofton, sector vice president of global quality for Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems. "At Northrop Grumman, we like to say 'quality is personal,' and these suppliers make it that way in the products and services they provide."
Northrop Grumman is one of many companies to award Solid Concepts this year with a top supplier position. Solid Concepts has also been awarded for 100% Quality, Delivery, and Service from Cera-Met; 100% On-Time Delivery and 100% Quality Performance from Lockheed Martin; 100% Quality rating from Plexus; an Excellent rating from BIT MedTech; and a Boeing Gold Rating for Quality.
By becoming a top supplier, Solid Concepts is acknowledged for dedication, commitment, trust, and their critical role in the vision of Northrop Grumman. Solid Concepts is honored by the award.
Solid Concepts provides rapid prototyping and custom manufacturing services, with capabilities in PolyJet, Stereolithography (SLA),3D Color Prints, Selective Laser Sintering (SLS), Direct Metal Laser Sintering (DMLS), Fused Deposition Modeling (FDM), CNC models and patterns, QuantumCast advanced cast urethanes, and Composites. Capabilities in tooling and injection molding make Solid Concepts a one-stop source.