Continental Automotive Group, with headquarters in Hanover, Germany, has awarded Engel with its Supplier of the Year 2018 award.
The major automotive supplier uses the Austrian company’s injection moulding machines and integrated systems across its worldwide business.
According to the judging panel, Engle technologies have made a significant contribution to the satisfaction of Continental customers.
"As a technology company, we greatly appreciate the contribution our suppliers make to the industrialisation of new functions and products," said Nikolai Setzer, member of the executive board of Continental AG and spokesman for the Automotive Board, at the award ceremony in Regensburg, Germany.
Engel supplies 14 Continental locations with a range of injection moulding equipment, automation and ancillary hardware.
The equipment supports production of a variety of components, include instrument panels, sensor housings and door lock systems.
PRW will publish an extended interview with Christian Koetz, member of the executive board Tire Division at Continental, in the November/December issue.