Solvay receives General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Supplier Excellence Award
Alpharetta,GA September 6th 2018 --- Solvay is proud to have received a General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI) Supplier Excellence Award in recognition for its outstanding quality and delivery performance.
Solvay supplies out-of-autoclave prepregs, adhesive films, and ancillary materials out of its Anaheim - CA, Greenville - Texas, and Havre De Grace - MD facilities which are used on UAVs.
“Solvay is honored to partner with GA-ASI by supplying composite technologies for its advanced aircraft and defense systems. We are proud of our people’s focus and dedication in ensuring GA-ASI and its Tiers’ satisfaction though high service levels. This award is for them. We look forward to a continued productive relationship with GA-ASI on current and future programs,” said Marc Doyle, Executive Vice President Aerospace Business Line of Solvay’s Composite Materials Global Business Unit.
Note: The GA-ASI Supplier Excellence Awards recognize outstanding suppliers who sustained a 100% quality and on-time delivery performance rating for calendar year 2017. A total of 1,129 production suppliers across all product lines were eligible to receive this special recognition. Awards were presented this year to the top 1% of our supply base.
About Solvay Composite Materials
Solvay’s new Global Business Unit Composite Materials is a global provider of technologically advanced lightweighting material solutions that enable our customers in the aerospace, automotive and other demanding industries to design, develop and efficiently manufacture high-quality, high-performance and complex composite structures. Composite Materials has the most extensive product portfolio, including prepregs, resin systems, adhesives and surfacing films, carbon fiber, textiles, tooling and vacuum bagging consumables, thanks to its leadership in advanced materials science, chemistry and application engineering. Solvay Composite Materials combines the former Cytec Aerospace Materials and Industrial Materials businesses.
Solvay is an advanced materials and specialty chemicals company, committed to developing chemistry that addresses key societal challenges. Solvay innovates and partners with customers worldwide in many diverse end markets. Its products are used in planes, cars, batteries, smart and medical devices, as well as in mineral and oil and gas extraction, enhancing efficiency and sustainability. Its lightweighting materials promote cleaner mobility, its formulations optimize the use of resources and its performance chemicals improve air and water quality. Solvay is headquartered in Brussels with around 26,800 employees in 61 countries. Net sales were €10.1 billion in 2017, with 90% from activities where Solvay ranks among the world’s top 3 leaders, resulting in an EBITDA margin of 22%. Solvay SA (SOLB.BE) is listed on Euronext Brussels and Paris (Bloomberg: SOLB.BB - Reuters: SOLB.BR) and in the United States its shares (SOLVY) are traded through a level-1 ADR program. Financial figures take into account the announced divestment of Polyamides.