Metaldyne Sintered Components in Spain has delivered several million forged powder metal connecting rods for certain Ford Duratech engine lines in Europe over the last ten years. During this time, Metaldyne had reportedly zero parts per million in defects and 100% on-time delivery, an exceptional performance record.

“This award represents Metaldyne’s commitment to operational excellence and dedication to support Ford by the hard working men and women at our Valencia, Spain, operations,” said Thomas Amato, president and CEO, Metaldyne. “This recognition is an example of the exceptional standards Metaldyne strives to achieve for all its customers.”