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CATERPILLAR Supplier Quality Excellence Process (SQEP) Platinum Certification for Goodyear Wittlich Plant in Germany

Goodyear OTR production plant to receive the prestigious recognition for the second year in a row

Goodyear is honored to receive for the second time in a row the prestigious recognition by Caterpillar in its Supplier Quality Excellence Process (SQEP).

Caterpillar created the Supplier Quality Excellence Process (SQEP) to recognise suppliers who commit to excellence and drive a “zero defects” culture in their business. Certification levels are Bronze, Silver, Gold and Platinum.

Octavian Velcan, managing director OTR and Aviation for Goodyear EMEA: “It is especially rewarding to achieve the Platinum level of certification in the current challenging times.   The past two years have been marked by fluctuations in demand, evolving customer needs and quest for further efficiency. Being awarded with the highest SQEP certification by Caterpillar year over year, showcases the drive of our teams to go the extra mile every day to deliver the highest quality under all circumstances.”  

Goodyear Wittlich plant in Germany supplies hi-quality tyres for  Caterpillar compact wheel loaders.