T/CCI Manufacturing’s Ningbo location received the Bronze Level Caterpillar Award for Supplier Quality Excellence Process (SQEP) Certification. The Caterpillar (CAT) SQEP program is designed to recognize and place special emphasis on suppliers who achieve performance excellence. To become certified, a supplier must prove that they can enhance the quality of Cat’s products and services by achieving the highest scores in Caterpillar’s key core values: Quality, Velocity, and Cost, along with process control and Six Sigma methodologies.
Jeff Pan, Category Manager for Cabs and E&E, congratulated T/CCI on the accomplishment and called the award “the beginning of a journey of honor” which opens doors to broader opportunities throughout Caterpillar’s global locations. T/CCI is honored to achieve such a distinction from a world-class customer.
T/CCI Manufacturing, a global leader in the manufacturing of heavy duty compressors and clutches for the mobile air-conditioning and refrigeration industries, was awarded the Caterpillar Award for SQEP certification on April 14, 2015. Richard Demirjian, T/CCI President shared, “It is an honor to achieve the Caterpillar SQEP certification. This award reflects the high standards that T/CCI’s quality system and provides a framework for the company to improve as a supplier. CAT developed its SQEP quality program to select, evaluate, and certify partners. T/CCI, is one of CAT Group’s strategic suppliers. SQEP certification represents prestigious recognition by Caterpillar that T/CCI’s performance in the fields of sales, manufacturing, design, logistics, and quality has achieved the highest level of excellence.”