EVANSVILLE, Ind.--Accuride Corporation (NYSE: ACW) – a leading supplier of components to the North American and European commercial vehicle industries – today announced that it is among an elite group of 33 suppliers to earn a Diamond Supplier Award from Navistar for its performance during 2015. Only those key, strategic suppliers who exceed Navistar’s performance expectations for quality, delivery, technology and cost earn the Diamond Supplier designation. Accuride President and CEO Rick Dauch accepted the award on Accuride’s behalf during ceremonies at Navistar world headquarters in Lisle, Ill., on Thursday, February 11, 2016.
“Accuride is proud to have been selected as a Navistar Diamond Supplier Award winner for 2015,” Accuride President and CEO Rick Dauch said. “This elite award recognizes our 2,100 associates who are committed to providing our customers with industry leading products, service and operating performance.”
“We strive to create products that have excellent quality and uptime,” said David McKean, vice president, Procurement, Navistar. “The suppliers receiving this award have proven to us that we can count on them to do the job, and do it well.”
Navistar International Corporation (NYSE: NAV) is a holding company whose subsidiaries and affiliates produce International® brand commercial and military trucks, proprietary diesel engines, and IC Bus™ brand school and commercial buses. An affiliate also provides truck and diesel engine service parts. Another affiliate offers financing services. Additional information is available at www.Navistar.com.
About Accuride Corporation
With headquarters in Evansville, Ind., USA, Accuride Corporation is a leading supplier of components to the North American and European commercial vehicle industries. The company’s products include commercial vehicle wheels; wheel-end components and assemblies; and specialty cast-iron components for a range of agricultural, construction and mining, and oil and gas equipment applications. The company’s products are marketed under its brand names, which include Accuride®, Accuride Wheel End Solutions™, Gunite®, Gianetti Ruote™ and Brillion™. Accuride’s common stock trades on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol ACW. For more information, visit the Company’s website at http://www.accuridecorp.com.