24 November 2015
24 November 2015
LM Wind Power has named Reichhold as their most innovative supplier in 2015 during its global Annual Supplier Convention held in Amsterdam, Netherlands.
The award was presented to Reichhold due to their superior achievement of delivering new innovations that will support LM Wind Power’s future growth.
John Gaither, CEO and President of Reichhold said, “I am so pleased that Reichhold has received this award which is great recognition for all the work that so many have contributed to advancing the UPR technology in wind energy. Reichhold could not have done this on our own. It required a partnership approach, which benefits both Reichhold and LM Wind Power.This partnership goes back a long time but we can never rest on our laurels. Both parties recognised the need to constantly improve our products, our quality and our technologies to bring about improved performance and lower costs to grow this exciting business. Reichhold and LM Wind Power are both global in reach so as we develop together new innovative solutions, Reichhold is able to deliver them to all of LM Wind Power’s worldwide facilities.”
“We value the relationship with LM Wind Power and will continue to work hard to be the most Innovative Supplier going forward.”
“I am proud to present this award to Reichhold which has demonstrated a real appetite to innovate and encourage our joint success,” said Marc de Jong, Chief Executive Officer, LM Wind Power. “We look forward to future success together.”
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