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Chunil Engineering Co., Ltd. Recognized by General Motors as a Special Supplier Recognition on Apr 21, 2017

For Immediate Release: Friday, April 21, 2017

Chunil Engineering Co., Ltd. Recognized by General Motors as a Special Supplier Recognition

Chunil Engineering Co., Ltd. Recognized by General Motors as a 2016 Supplier of the Year Winner

For Immediate Release: Monday, April 3, 2017, 10:30 a.m. EDT

Chunil Engineering Co., Ltd. Recognized by General Motors as a 2016 Supplier of the Year Winner

Orlando, Mar 30, 2017 – Chunil Engineering Co., Ltd.  was named a GM Supplier of the Year by General Motors during its 25th annual Supplier of the Year awards ceremony held Friday, March 31 in Orlando, Florida.

GM recognized 118 of its best suppliers from 15 countries that have consistently exceeded GM’s expectations, created outstanding value or brought new innovations to the company. The announcement represented the most suppliers GM has recognized since debuting the Supplier of the Year event in 1992. This is the 5th time Chunil has received the award.

“We are focused on building positive supplier relationships, bringing new, customer-centric innovations to GM and being the OEM of choice among suppliers,” said Steve Kiefer, GM vice president, Global Purchasing and Supply Chain. “The companies we recognize tonight not only have brought innovation, they delivered it with the quality our customers deserve.”

More than half of the suppliers are repeat winners from 2015.

Winning suppliers were chosen by a global team of GM purchasing, engineering, quality, manufacturing and logistics executives and selected based on performance criteria in Product Purchasing, Indirect Purchasing, Customer Care and Aftersales, and Logistics.

DETROIT — General Motors recognized 118 of its best global suppliers during its 25th annual Supplier of the Year awards ceremony on March 31 in Orlando, Florida. GM recognized more suppliers this year than in any year since the first Supplier of the Year event.

Automotive suppliers from 15 countries received GM’s coveted Supplier of the Year award for going above and beyond GM’s requirements, providing customers with the most innovative technologies and the industry’s highest-quality vehicles.

More than half of the suppliers were repeat winners from 2015, including global filter supplier Mann+Hummel, which received the exclusive Silver Anniversary Award for consistent performance. It has been named a Supplier of the Year 22 times in the program’s 25-year history.

“We have the privilege to work with and recognize the industry’s most capable suppliers,” said Steve Kiefer, GM vice president, Global Purchasing and Supply Chain. “Through their valued partnership, we will continue to deliver the products, services and experiences our customers deserve.”

In addition to naming its top suppliers, GM recognized AGM Automotive, LLC; Comau, LLC; LG Chem; LG Electronics, Inc.; Magna Exteriors; Means Industries; Multimatic; and Sam Shin Chemical Co. with the coveted Innovation Award for the following reasons:

  • AGM Automotive, LLC — implementing a hands-free liftgate with integrated logo lamp, featured on the 2018 Chevrolet Traverse
  • Comau, LLC — creating a flexible robotic body assembly framing system for Pre-Production Operations, improving future vehicle launch quality
  • LG Chem and LG Electronics, Inc. — integrating a 60-kWh lithium-ion battery pack in the award-winning Chevrolet Bolt EV
  • Magna Exteriors — developing a multiaxial laser cutting and welding process on painted thermoplastic, enabling lighter weight design of the 2017 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 fascia
  • Means Industries — creating a selectable one-way clutch, resulting in more efficient packaging of the new Hydra-Matic nine-speed front-wheel-drive transmission
  • Multimatic — enhancing the DSSV position sensitive spool valve damping technology for the first-ever application in an off-road truck, in the Chevrolet Colorado ZR2
  • Sam Shin Chemical Co. — developing an innovative material layering process with its 3-D fantastic grille on the Chevrolet Bolt EV

General Motors’ 2016 Supplier of the Year award winners include:

Suppliers:

4flow

ABC Group Inc.

Active Aero Group

Advanced Composites

AGS Automotive Systems

Allegiant International, LLC

Allegis Global Solutions

ALPINE ELECTRONICS, INC.

American Axle & Manufacturing

Architectural Graphics, Inc.

ATLASBX Co., Ltd.

Attentive Industries, Inc.

AUSTEM Co., Ltd.

AUTOGEN Co., Ltd.

AUTOLIV INC.

Axalta Coating Systems

BASF Corporation

BHARAT FORGE

BHTC

Bourns, Inc.

Brake Parts, Inc.

BREMBO S.p.A.

Bridgestone Corporation

CEFA S.A.

CHANGWON Co., Ltd.

CHASYS CO., Ltd.

Chunil Engineering Co., Ltd.

Coastal Automotive

Creative Techniques, Inc.

Cunningham Brothers Auto Parts LLC

Czarnowski Display Services

Dakkota Integrated Systems, LLC

Day & Ross Dedicated Logistics

Dentsu Aegis Network

DGENX CO., LTD

Dong Yang Piston

DuraMark Technologies, Inc.

Dynamic Manufacturing, Inc.

ECM (Vehicle Delivery Service) Ltd.

EMS-CHEMIE AG

erae cs Co., Ltd.

ExxonMobil Fuels & Lubricants

Fangor Ederlan Group

FANUC CORPORATION

Flex-N-Gate Corporation

Gebr. HELLER Maschinenfabrik GmbH

GENTEX Corporation

GESTAMP

GRAND TRAVERSE PLASTIC Corp.

GRIMALDI GROUP

GROB-WERKE GmbH & Co. KG

Ground Effects Ltd.

Guangdong Hongtu Technology

(holdings) Co., Ltd.

HAMANN INTERNATIONAL LOGISTICS NV

HANKOOK TIRE Co., Ltd.

Hengst SE & Co. KG

HIROTEC AMERICA, Inc.

Höegh Autoliners

Hua Wei Surface Decoration, Inc.

HUMAX AUTOMOTIVE Co., Ltd.

I.S.TECH Corporation

Ideal Setech LLC

ILJIN GLOBAL

JATCO Ltd.

JPC Automotive Co., Ltd.

Kawasaki Kisen Kisha, Ltd.

KM&I Co., Ltd.

Korea Autoglass Corporation

KUKA Systems

Kumho Tire Co., Inc.

KWANGJIN

LAWRENCE PLASTICS, LLC

Linamar Corporation

LS MTRON LTD

MacLean-Fogg

Maersk Line

Mando Corporation

MANN+HUMMEL GmbH

MAXXIS

Michelin North America

Microsoft Corporation

Mitsubishi Electronic Automotive America, Inc.

MNP Corporation

Morris Manufacturing and Sales Corp.

Motus Integrated Technologies

MRC Manufacturing Inc.

Müller – Die lila Logistik AG

NYX, Inc.

O-OKA CORPORATION

Precision International Automotive

Products Inc.

PREH

SAMBOAUTO CO., LTD.

Seil Intech Co., Ltd.

SEOUL PRECISION CO., Ltd.

Shannon Precision Fastener

Sinjin Plastics Co., Ltd

SL CORPORATION

SM Namsun Aluminum Automotive Parts

Stackpole International

Stanadyne LLC

Summit Polymers, Inc.

T.V. Minority Co., Inc.

US Farathane Corporation

Windsor Mold Group-Automotive Components Division

YAPP America Holding, Inc.

YASUNAGA CORPORATION

YEONG HWA METAL Co., Ltd.

General Motors Co. (NYSE:GM, TSX: GMM) and its partners produce vehicles in 30 countries, and the company has leadership positions in the world’s largest and fastest-growing automotive markets. GM, its subsidiaries and joint venture entities sell vehicles under the Chevrolet, Cadillac, Baojun, Buick, GMC, Holden, Jiefang, Opel, Vauxhall and Wuling brands. More information on the company and its subsidiaries, including OnStar, a global leader in vehicle safety, security and information services, can be found at http://www.gm.com

CONTACT:

Nick Richards

Group Manager, Global Product Development Communications

nick.richards@gm.com

313-720-9541

President Park visits Chunil Engineering vocational school to promote dual education system

By Song Sang-ho

SEOUL, Aug. 18 (Yonhap) — President Park Geun-hye on Thursday visited a vocational school and a company in the western port city of Incheon to promote a dual education system, a key element of a broader program to address youth unemployment and nurture young talent.

The system combines apprenticeships in a company and education at a vocational school. Under it, students take classes at their school for three days a week and receive the standard quantity of training at a designated company for two days.

The chief executive met with students at the Incheon Mechanical Technical High School and those being trained at Chunil Engineering Co. to offer her encouragement and evaluate whether the dual system has been running properly.

It is the latest in a recent series of her on-site tours aimed at promoting government policies to enhance the well-being of citizens.

A large number of students at college- or university-level institutions have also been participating in the system, which the government has been pushing to introduce to South Korea since September 2013. The system has been crafted based on a set of models that Germany and Switzerland have been successfully practicing, Seoul officials said.

Currently, some 7,700 local companies run apprenticeship programs under the dual system, which some 21,000 students have joined.

http://english.yonhapnews.co.kr/news/2016/08/18/0200000000AEN20160818006200315.html?did=2106m

GM’s Supplier of the Year in 2012, 2013, 2014 & 2015

GM Announces 2014 Supplier of the Year Winners*

General Motors recognized 78 of its best global suppliers Thursday evening during its 23rd annual Supplier of the Year awards ceremony.
Winning suppliers from around the world received the award for going above and beyond GM’s requirements, designed to provide customers with the most innovative technologies and the industry’s best quality vehicles.
“These companies are the best-of-the-best suppliers, and deserving of special recognition for their outstanding contributions,” said Steve Kiefer, GM vice president, Global Purchasing and Supply Chain. “We need them to continue to bring us their most innovative technologies, highest quality services and work, and we will continue to win together for the benefit of our customers.”
The Supplier of the Year and Overdrive award winners are chosen by a global team of GM purchasing, engineering, quality, manufacturing and logistics executives.
* The article is excerpted from GM News on Thursday, Mar 5, 2015.

http://media.gm.com/media/us/en/gm/news.detail.html/content/Pages/news/us/en/2015/mar/0305-supplier.html

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