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Thursday, August 20 2020 - 16:38
Nexteer Automotive Earns 2020 Manufacturing Leadership Award
AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Aug. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire-AsiaNet/ --

- Sustains Manufacturing Engineering's Knowledge Base at World-Class Levels 

- Marks the Company's Third Consecutive Year Receiving Award 

Nexteer Automotive ( earned a 2020 Manufacturing 
Leadership Award by the National Association of Manufacturers for Nexteer's 
outstanding achievement in Manufacturing Engineering Global Talent Management 
and Training. 

Nexteer's Manufacturing Engineering Global Talent Management and Training 
Program enables the Company to train, grow, advance and retain its technical 
workforce globally. The program provides Nexteer Manufacturing Engineers with 
comprehensive development and training opportunities, as well as a feedback 
system to advance their knowledge base to world-class levels.

"We are honored to be recognized by the National Association of Manufacturers 
for the third straight year for our commitment to manufacturing excellence and 
our people," said Robin Milavec, Senior Vice President, Executive Board 
Director, Chief Technology Officer (CTO) and Chief Strategy Officer (CSO), 
Nexteer Automotive. "As Nexteer grows with our customers, it becomes even more 
important for us to onboard, train and grow our global technical talent to keep 
pace with the lightning speed of innovation in our industry. This talent 
management and training program provides us with a custom solution to keep 
elevating our Manufacturing Engineering department and share knowledge and 
expertise across our global team." 

The Manufacturing Engineering Global Talent Management and Training Program 
offers more than 495 base level courses and publications online - including 
more than 60 Nexteer specific courses and more than 40 Nexteer custom 
instructor-lead and hands-on labs. With these combined systems and resources, 
Nexteer's Manufacturing Engineers can help manage, grow and retain the 
Company's valued resources. 

In 2019, Nexteer was recognized with a Manufacturing Leadership Award for 
Enterprise Integration and Technology Leadership. In 2018, Nexteer received the 
Engineering and Production Technology Award from the National Association of 
Manufacturers (then Manufacturing Leadership Council). 

Nexteer will be formally recognized at the Manufacturing Leadership Awards 
Gala, which will take place as a virtual event on October 8, 2020.

About Nexteer

Nexteer Automotive (HK 1316), a global leader in intuitive motion control, is a 
multi-billion dollar global steering and driveline business delivering electric 
and hydraulic power steering systems, steering columns, driveline systems, as 
well as advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS) and automated driving 
enabling technologies for original equipment manufacturers (OEMs). The company 
has 28 manufacturing plants, four technical and software centers and 13 
customer service centers strategically located in North and South America, 
Europe, Asia and Africa. The company serves more than 60 customers in every 
major region of the world including BMW, Fiat Chrysler, Ford, GM, PSA Groupe, 
Toyota and VW, as well as automakers in India and China.

Source: Nexteer Automotive