Meritor WABCO receives 2012 Excellence in Quality Award from Hino

Meritor WABCO, a leader in the integration of safety and efficiency technology for the North American commercial vehicle industry, has received the 2012 Excellence in Quality Award from Hino Motors Manufacturing U.S.A., Inc. Meritor WABCO has been recognized for this prestigious award three times in the past five years.

The award recognizes Meritor WABCO achieving a perfect 0 parts per million (PPM) defect rate during the entire calendar year 2012. Meritor WABCO supplies Hino with pneumatic and hydraulic anti-lock braking (ABS) systems for vehicles built in Williamston, W. Va., and Woodstock, Ont., Canada. In addition to the 0-PPM quality performance, Meritor WABCO's on-time delivery performance was 100 percent for 2012.

"Achieving perfect product quality and flawless delivery is always the goal for all of our employees," said Jon Morrison, president and general manager at Meritor WABCO. "We're proud that our team can achieve this standard of excellence in a very dynamic and demanding industry."

The award was presented to Meritor WABCO at the Hino 2013 Annual Business Meeting in Plymouth, Mich. on June 6, 2013.