Supplier Award for thyssenkrupp Aerospace from Embraer

For over 20 years, thyssenkrupp Aerospace, a company of the Business Area Materials Services, and Embraer, one of the world's biggest aircraft manufacturers, have been working together. Now, for quality partnership and excellent service, the aerospace experts of the thyssenkrupp Group, have been presented with an award. The Brazilian subsidiary Autômata has earned from Embraer the Supplier of the Year Award in the Machine Technology category.

"For us, this is a very important award, one that emphasizes the outstanding business relations with Embraer," is the happy comment of José Wilmar de Mello, CEO at thyssenkrupp Autômata in Brasil. Decisive in winning the award were the exceptional just-in-time delivery performance, the continuous availability of complex high-performance materials, and the high quality of the products supplied.

The importance of Embraer's award is also emphasized by Hans-Josef Hoss, CEO at thyssenkrupp Materials Services: "This award is something we rate very highly and it reiterates our standing as one of the world leaders in production materials supply, supply chain solutions, and metal processing services for the aerospace space industry." thyssenkrupp Aerospace runs a global network employing over 1,800 people at more than 40 locations in 20 countries around the world.

About thyssenkrupp Materials Services:

With around 480 locations in over 40 countries, the Materials Services business area specializes in materials distribution, logistics and services, the provision of technical services as well as services for industrial plants and steel mills. In addition to rolled steel, stainless steel, tubes and pipes, nonferrous metals, specialty materials and plastics, Materials Services also offers services from processing and logistics to warehouse and inventory management through to supply chain and project management.


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