Shimco, a manufacturer of custom shim products and precision parts, has been awarded the prestigious Bell Helicopter Supplier Award.
To qualify for the award, the Markham, Ont.-based company had to meet or exceed a number of standards, including AS9100 Certification, consistent delivery of high-quality materials at a minimum 98 per cent frequency rate, and a high rating on a cross-functional on-site inspection conducted by Bell Helicopter. Shimco currently provides Bell Helicopter with general and machined shims, supporting all models in production.
"The entire team at Shimco is honored to receive this esteemed designation from our long-time customer and partner, Bell Helicopter,â€ said Shimcoâ€™s president, Peter Voss. â€œThe award recognizes many years of dedication and hard work by our employees in building superior business processes and products that can compete on the world stage."