AUBURN HILLS, Mich. – June 28, 2018 – The Manufacturing Leadership Council honors Nexteer Automotive with the 2018 Engineering and Production Technology Leadership Award for its virtual process simulations and real-time monitoring technologies resulting in significant cost-savings, optimized manufacturing processes, enhanced quality and improved product performance.
“The Manufacturing Leadership Council’s latest award reflects Nexteer’s technology leadership as part of our Digital Trace™ Manufacturing effort. It’s exciting to be at the forefront of the industry’s 4.0 movement,” said Dennis Hoeg, vice president and North America chief operating officer. “The automotive industry is evolving at record speed – not only in redefining mobility, but also in redefining global manufacturing processes, tools and predictive analytics. Nexteer is a technology leader not only in what we do, but how we do it.”
The Manufacturing Leadership Council’s theme for their 2018 awards summit is “Accelerating the Transformation to Manufacturing 4.0.” 2018 marks the second consecutive year that Nexteer achieved a Manufacturing Leadership Award. In 2017, The Manufacturing Leadership Council honored Nexteer with the “Enterprise Technology Leadership” for its work in Digital Trace™ Manufacturing.