GH Tool & Mold, a Tooling Tech Group (Macomb, Mich.) company and a supplier of die cast tooling and machining services, was recently awarded a 2017 Boeing Performance Excellence Award. To achieve this honor, G.H. Tool maintained a gold composite performance rating for each month of the performance period from October 2016 to September 2017. The company has been supplying assembly and support tooling to Boeing for 10 years, receiving the Performance Excellence Award in either the gold or silver category for seven of the last eight years.
In this award program, Boeing evaluates all its suppliers based upon key elements such as Quality, Delivery, Cost Competitiveness and Service. Achieving gold status recognition requires meeting delivery and quality targets 100 percent of the time. This year, Boeing awarded 414 suppliers with the Boeing Performance Excellence Award, of which only 85 achieved gold status.
“When you consider that Boeing has nearly 13,000 suppliers globally, the honor in achieving this status cannot be overstated,” said Dave Graves,” G.H. Tool & Mold president. “We are extremely proud of our team and their dedication to serving customers at this ongoing level of excellence.”
Founded in 1983, G.H. Tool & Mold is well-respected within the die cast tooling, aerospace, and general machining industries for its consistent ability to provide partners with a competitive productivity advantage through innovative tooling solutions. The company was acquired in 2015 and became part of the Tooling Tech Group.