Rolling Stock Supplier Award

GMT Gummi-Metall-Technik GmbH received the „Rolling Stock Supplier Award“.

Tanzmaus

In line with the “Rolling Stock Supplier Award” for the best supplier of the German-speaking countries in 2011, Siemens AG put all suppliers through their paces for over a year. The best 21 suppliers were reviewed in the categories electronics, mechanics, quality, logistics, innovations and after sales and invited to Berlin for the final award ceremony. GMT Gummi-Metall-Technik GmbH was awarded best supplier in the After Sales category and is therefore automatically qualifying for the Top Supplier Award which will be granted in autumn 2011.

In the laudation the innovations of GMT Gummi-Metall-Technik were emphasized. The company, headquartered in Bühl/Baden, is excellently reputated throughout the world and is a global leader in production of antivibration components and systems. GMT primary and secondary suspension systems are in service in numerous Siemens railway bogies, e.g. Velaro China, Velaro RUS, Velaro D, Railjet as well as in SF300, VT605 and SF400.

Siemens welcomed the winners and pointed out the importance of producing high quality at competitive prices in order to mutually persist and continuously grow in the world market.