KERPEN, Germany, March 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Halla Visteon Climate Control Corp. (KS: 018880), a full-line automotive supplier of climate systems and components, has been honored by Volvo Cars with a Quality Excellence Award (VQE Award). Representatives of three European plants of Halla Visteon Climate Control received the awards during a recent ceremony in the Volvo hall in Gothenburg, Sweden.
"We are honored to receive the VQE certification from Volvo Cars," said Nurdal Kucukkaya, president of Halla Visteon Climate Control in Europe. "HVCC is committed to its continuous improvement that allows us to learn and grow with our customers. We are dedicated to continuing to supply Volvo and our global customers with the highest quality products."
VQE recognizes supplier facilities for achieving excellence in following areas:
- Capable systems
- Capable manufacturing process
- Ongoing performance
- Launch performance
- Continuous improvement
- Customer endorsement
Criteria for the VQE include quality certification based on the ISO TS 16949 and the environmental ISO 14001 standards.
About Halla Visteon Climate Control
Halla Visteon Climate Control (HVCC) is a full-line automotive supplier of climate systems and components. Products include heating ventilation and air conditioning; compressors; powertrain cooling; fluid transport; and electric and hybrid vehicle thermal systems. With 35 manufacturing sites supported by four global technical centers in 19 countries, HVCC employs more than 14,000 people.
HVCC is a 70-percent owned enterprise of Visteon Corporation and is traded on the Korea Stock Exchange (HCC, KS: 018880). Learn more at www.hvccglobal.com.
Visteon is a leading global automotive supplier delivering value for vehicle manufacturers and shareholders through businesses including Halla Visteon Climate Control, Visteon Electronics and Visteon Interiors. Visteon designs, engineers and manufactures innovative components and systems for virtually every vehicle manufacturer worldwide. With corporate offices in Van Buren Township, Mich. (U.S.); Shanghai, China; and Chelmsford, UK; Visteon has facilities in 29 countries and employs about 24,000 people. Visteon had sales of $7.4 billion in 2013. Learn more at www.visteon.com.
SOURCE Visteon Corporation