HOUSTON – June 30, 2021 – Ascend Performance Materials received the General Motors 2020 Supplier Quality Excellence Award for its polyamide 6.6 plant in Pensacola, Florida. The award recognizes GM suppliers who meet or exceed rigorous company quality performance criteria and support multiple functions within GM’s organization.
Ascend, the largest fully integrated producer of polyamide 66 resin, produces materials used to manufacture parts that improve the safety, performance and fuel efficiency of automobiles, from electrical fasteners and connectors to airbags and radiator end reservoirs. .
“Customer orientation is one of our core values at Ascend and it means that everything we do is in the service of our customers,” said Phil Jeszke, Automotive Segment Manager at Ascend. “The strength of our relationship with GM is based on partnerships throughout the production chain focused on quality and performance, from materials to design and manufacture. “
This year’s award marks the second consecutive year Ascend has been recognized by GM.
“We strive to be a strategic partner for our customers, helping them drive their growth,” said Isaac Khalil, senior vice president for polyamides at Ascend. “We have spent the past few years investing in our global presence, product portfolio and technical resources to provide our customers with the materials and support they need. We appreciate GM’s recognition and look forward to continuing to support them. “
Posted on July 1, 2021
Source: Ascend Performance Materials