Sofitec has been awarded by Spirit Aerosystems with the 2015 Supplier of the Year for Best New Program Support Award.
Quality improvement is a key factor in the manufacturing of aeroestructures. With these awards, Spirit recognizes suppliers who have met or exceeded performance expectations. An excepcional award for which only top performing suppliers are nominated.
Sofitec is manufacturing for Spirit, one of the world’s largest non-OEM designers and manufacturers of aerostructures for commercial aircraft, structural composite parts belonging to section 15th of the A350-1000 fuselage.
Part of Sofitec management team traveled to Wichita (Kansas) to attend August 27th award ceremony. “In 2014 we took major challenges as the commitment to invest over 20 million € for the expansion of our facilities and technological equipment; or the contract with Spirit Aerosystems. Today the first expansion phase is completed, with more than 37,000 sq.m. operating, and Spirit congratulates us for the work done. This award fills us with pride and confidence to continue working on the same marked line....” says José Miguel Hernandez, CEO of Sofitec.