Hamilton, Ont., March 19, 2001 — Toyota Motor Manufacturing North America Inc. has presented Hamilton, Ont., based Dofasco with two Certificate of Achievement awards in recognition of Dofasco’s outstanding performance in quality and delivery during 2000.
“We are honored to receive this acknowledgment from Toyota,” said Don Pether, Dofasco’s Chief Operating Officer. “It is a testament to our commitment to provide high quality value-added products and excellent service for our customers.”
Dofasco supplies the Toyota Motor Manufacturing Canada (TMMC) facility in Cambridge, Ont., with exposed quality Galvanneal for Toyota’s Corolla and Camry Solara models. The Certificates commemorate Dofasco’s achievement of 100 per cent on-time delivery of steel shipments and an excellent quality record.
Toyota and Dofasco have a long standing relationship. In 1996 and 1997, Toyota awarded Dofasco with its Pinnacle Award in recognition of Dofasco’s achievements in quality, delivery, service and cost. In 1999, Dofasco also received Certificates of Achievement from Toyota for excellent delivery and quality.