Acoustics

Employee Profile: Dr. Ken Kendall, Technical Director

We believe Blachford Acoustics is unique in the industry. Why? Because we have our own in-house UK research and development team led by renowned chemist Dr. Ken Kendall. Our specialty lies in vehicular sound proofing - agricultural, construction and earth-moving (ACE) vehicles in particular. It is through Ken’s extensive knowledge of polyureth… Continue Reading Employee Profile: Dr. Ken Kendall, Technical Director

Acoustics

InterNoise 2018 Review & Report

Charles Moritz, Blachford Acoustics Group's Vice President of Research & Development, was the Conference President for InterNoise 2018, the 47th International Congress and Exposition on Noise Control Engineering.  The conference was held in Chicago last August (2018). Over 1,000 people from 40 countries attended.   Jonathan Chen, our 201… Continue Reading InterNoise 2018 Review & Report

Acoustics

Blachford UK Ltd. to Exhibit at 2019 IVT Expo

A team from Blachford UK Ltd. will be exhibiting at the upcoming Industrial Vehicle Technology (IVT) Expo.  The 2019 Expo takes place in Cologne, Germany on February 13th and 14th.  Our Booth number is #3010.  According to the show's website, the IVT Expo showcases the latest and next-generation components and technologies in the industrial vehi… Continue Reading Blachford UK Ltd. to Exhibit at 2019 IVT Expo

Metalworking

Blachford Metalworking & Wire Drawing 2018 Trade Show Exhibits

Blachford Metalworking & Wire Drawing’s Frankfort, IL division (Blachford Corporation) has announced that they will be exhibiting at the following two trade shows in 2018: Messe Dusseldorf Wire Show - Dusseldorf, Germany April 16th - 20th Booth - 9E02 For more information, please visit https://www.wire.de/ Wire China Show - Shangha… Continue Reading Blachford Metalworking & Wire Drawing 2018 Trade Show Exhibits

Corporate

H.L. Blachford Ltd. Awarded CVC Corporate Leadership Award

On June 14, 2018, H.L. Blachford Ltd. was honoured to receive the Corporate Leadership Award at the 2017 Friends of the Credit Conservation Awards dinner, hosted by Credit Valley Conservation (CVC).  This award recognizes a business leader that has positively impacted the Credit River watershed.  H.L. Blachford Ltd. received the honour for our on… Continue Reading H.L. Blachford Ltd. Awarded CVC Corporate Leadership Award

Acoustics

Blachford Inc. Awarded 2017 Masters of Quality Award

Blachford Inc. Awarded 2017 Masters of Quality Award from Daimler Trucks NA On May 15th 2018, Blachford Incorporated was presented the 2017 Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) Masters of Quality Award.  This marks the 3rd time in the last 5 years that we have received this award. The Masters of Quality Award is presented to elite Daimler Tru… Continue Reading Blachford Inc. Awarded 2017 Masters of Quality Award

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Blachford Inc. Receives PACCAR’s 10 PPM Quality Award for 2nd Year in a Row

For the 2nd year in a row, Blachford Inc. has been named a recipient of the PACCAR 10PPM Quality Award.  The award is presented to PACCAR suppliers that maintained a quality score of 10 PPM (parts per million) or lower in 2017.  This award is presented to about 300 companies that are part of PACCAR’s supply base.  As a repeat recipient of this… Continue Reading Blachford Inc. Receives PACCAR’s 10 PPM Quality Award for 2nd Year in a Row

Acoustics

International Noise Awareness Day 2018

Today, April 25th, is International Noise Awareness Day (INAD).   Today marks the 23rd Anniversary of the inaugural celebration in 1996 by the Center for Hearing and Communication (CHC). Each year it is celebrated on the last Wednesday in April to raise awareness of the ways noise affects people worldwide. Blachford is proud to provide nois… Continue Reading International Noise Awareness Day 2018

Acoustics

Blachford AM Ltd. Achieves Caterpillar Gold Certification

Blachford Acoustics Group’s relationship with Caterpillar began over 40 years ago at the West Chicago location, Blachford Inc. and has since expanded to Blachford AM Ltd. (Canada) and Blachford UK Ltd (United Kingdom). During the first year as an eligible supplier, Blachford AM Ltd. was awarded Caterpillar Gold certification.  A formal presen… Continue Reading Blachford AM Ltd. Achieves Caterpillar Gold Certification

Acoustics

Blachford Inc. Awarded Caterpillar Platinum for 3rd Year in a Row

For the 3rd year in a row, Blachford Incorporated in West Chicago, IL was awarded Caterpillar Platinum supplier status.  Blachford’s relationship with Caterpillar began over 40 years ago and continues to expand every day.  The Caterpillar Supplier Quality Excellence Process requirements take into account work performed by almost every departmen… Continue Reading Blachford Inc. Awarded Caterpillar Platinum for 3rd Year in a Row