GKN Sinter Metals was in the tool-specific components category.
GKN Sinter Metals was in the tool-specific components category.

Maxon Motor has given GKN Sinter Metals Spa AG based in Bruneck, Italy its 2015 Supplier Award for best overall performance.

The award goes to suppliers who excel in quality and delivery reliability in four different categories. GKN Sinter Metals was in the tool-specific components category.

Maxon Motor is a leading supplier of high-precision drive systems. The company was founded in 1961 and employs a staff of more than 2,000 worldwide. GKN Sinter Metals in Bruneck supplies the Maxon Motor locations in Sachseln, Switzerland and Sexau, Germany mainly with bearings for electric motors and planetary gears and carriers for industrial actuators.

‘We’re all very proud and honored to receive this prestigious award. It really proves that we are doing things right,’ said Marco Bernadi, GKN account manager for Maxon Motors. ‘We will continue this path and strive to push the limits for highest product quality, perfect customer service and the most innovative products in the market.’

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