Blachford Acoustics Group is proud to announce that two of our plants, Blachford Inc. (West Chicago, IL) and Blachford AM Ltd. (Cambridge, ON) have been awarded certifications through Caterpillar’s SQEP Program. The Caterpillar (SQEP) Supplier Quality Excellence Process requirements take into account work performed by almost every department in the company and help Caterpillar determine a supplier level from Bronze all the way up to Platinum.
Blachford AM has been awarded Caterpillar Gold for the 2nd year in a row after becoming eligible for the award for the first time last year. Meanwhile, Blachford Inc. has been awarded Caterpillar Silver, marking the 10th time the West Chicago plant has been certified by Caterpillar in the last 11 years.
Formal presentations are set to take place in the coming weeks at the respective plants with representatives from Caterpillar in attendance to present the award.
Blachford’s working partnership with Caterpillar began in 1973 and continues to expand and grow with parts shipping to over 20 Caterpillar locations worldwide from three different Blachford Acoustics Group plants.
About Blachford AM Ltd.
Blachford AM Ltd. is a business unit of the Blachford Acoustics Group, a leading manufacturer of acoustical and thermal products. The facility in Cambridge, Ontario specializes in molded fiberglass products including headliners, engine covers and trim panels.
About Blachford Inc.
Blachford Inc. is a business unit of the Blachford Acoustics Group, a leading manufacturer of acoustical and thermal products. The facility in West Chicago is also home to the Blachford Acoustics Laboratory, which spearheads research and development for the Blachford Acoustics Group
For additional information about Blachford AM Ltd., Blachford Inc. or the Blachford Acoustics Group, please visit http://www.blachfordacoustics.com/.