Blachford Inc. Awarded Caterpillar Platinum for 2nd Year in a Row

Continuing to build on last year’s success and Blachford’s continued relationship with Caterpillar, Blachford Incorporated in West Chicago, IL was recently awarded Caterpillar Platinum supplier status for the 2nd year in a row.  This is in accordance with the Caterpillar Supplier Quality Excellence Process.  The award is a testament to the effort and quality of work by our employees at the West Chicago location.  We are honored to be recognized as a Cat Platinum supplier, establishing our company at the top of the industry.

A formal presentation of the award took place on April 13th.  Caterpillar’s Rich Gerberding, Rishabh Sinha, Becki Morgenstern and Katti Frantz were on hand to present the award to Blachford Inc., the only Acoustics company in the World that is certified Caterpillar Platinum.

The relationship between Caterpillar and Blachford began over 40 years ago and has grown over the years with the addition of the Blachford AM and Blachford UK locations as well as the formation of the Blachford Acoustics Group.  Our drive to exceed customer expectations and our commitment to quality has been paramount to our success and helps ensure the highest quality products for our customers.

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 Inc. or the Blachford Acoustics Group, please visit