In private meetings with FCA US, purchasing and engineering representatives can tout their innovations and products during the SAE’s annual engineering showcase, now in its 112th year.
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The Detroit plant, which produces the award-winning Pentastar engine family, has been recognized for its efforts in expanding world-class manufacturing throughout the facility, an honor it achieved in record time.
With an additional PDC opened earlier this year in Winchester, Virginia, FCA US has invested $22.6 million in 2017 to strengthen its parts distribution network in the U.S.
“We are grateful and honored to be recognized by Fiat Chrysler and thank the Stant team in Romeoville for their relentless commitment to excellence,” said Tim King, senior vice president of global sales, Stant Corp.
The automotive supplier was named Value Optimization Supplier of the Year.
Award recipients were determined based on an evaluation of each company’s supplier scorecard performance in 2016 and input from FCA senior leadership.
The 400,000-plus square-foot facility represents a $12.2 million investment by FCA US and more than 70 jobs over two shifts. It is the first of two new Mopar PDCs scheduled to open in the U.S. this year.