Goleta, CA, January 21, 2016 – Following an extensive implementation and evaluation process, Pacific Design Technologies has been awarded the United Technologies Corporation, “UTC Supplier Gold” status for outstanding performance during the 12 month period between November 23, 2014 and November 23, 2015. The Supplier Gold program facilitates operational improvement using key metrics aligned with the UTC ACE Operating System (Achieving Competitive Excellence). This award is a significant achievement for PDT that would not have been possible without the tremendous amount of work, effort and commitment of every PDT employee.
“This award, and the recognition it provides, is a significant milestone in our efforts to become a World Class Space manufacturing company. Combined with the maturing of Lean Manufacturing principles (which include focused efforts toward Waste Reduction and Process Flow optimization), we anticipate new avenues of communication with our customer base, leading to even greater business opportunities in PDT’s future.” R. Fisher, President.