As part of its Brexit planning and ongoing quality improvement programme Acoustafoam Ltd has been awarded Caterpillar Supplier Quality Excellence certification. With sales revenues of $54.7 billion, Caterpillar is the world’s leading manufacturer of construction and mining equipment supplying every continent in the world.
Acoustafoam provides bespoken Acoustic Insulations, exhaust jackets and Polyurethane moulded floor mats across multiple vehicle platforms.
Caterpillar created the Supplier Quality Excellence Process (SQEP) to recognise those suppliers that demonstrate their commitment to excellence and drive a “zero defects” culture within their organizations. Certification levels include Bronze, Silver, Gold, and Platinum, reflected in order of increasing difficulty. Suppliers are certified through SQEP by meeting or exceeding stringent supplier performance standards, such as product quality and shipping performance.