SPIROL receives supplier award 07 October 2021

SPIROL has announced that two of its locations, SPIROL International Corporation in Danielson, CT, USA and SPIROL Industries Limited in Winsor, Ontario, Canada, have received the 2020 General Motors Supplier Quality Excellence Award.

A senior supplier quality engineer at General Motors commented: “Suppliers who receive this award have met or exceeded a very stringent set of quality performance criteria and have achieved the cross functional support of the entire GM organisation for the calendar year 2020.”

SPIROL has received the General Motors Supplier Quality Excellence Award every year since it was originally presented in 2012. “Each year, GM recognises its top performing supplier manufacturing locations around the globe. This General Motors Supplier Quality Excellence Award is for those locations which consistently deliver quality products, on time and at rate, and with zero disruptions, throughout the year.”

SPIROL manufactures coiled spring pins, slotted spring pins, solid pins, alignment dowels and bushings, spacers, compression limiters, inserts for plastics, disc springs, precision metal shims, installation technology, as well as vibratory feeding equipment. SPIROL supplies millions of engineered fastening components to General Motors’ assembly plants located around the world from several global stocking facilities. 


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