June 13th, 2018: Global Castings has received the annual Vestas Supplier Award 2018 for the best Safety and Quality Performance in the last 12 months

June 13, 2018 News

Congratulations to everybody at Global Castings, on the hard work and dedication to improve the safety & quality performance. On June 13th, Global Castings was awarded with the Vestas Supplier Award 2018 for Safety and Quality Performance. This ranks Global Castings as one of 3 winners out of over 40 global key suppliers and service providers across all categories. The prize awarded by Vestas improves the perception of Global Castings. Receiving the supplier award shows us that our improvements have been noticed and acknowledged and supports our goal in keeping Vestas as one of the key customers of Global Castings.

The award was presented on the Vestas supplier day in Aarhus, Denmark by Jean-Marc Lechêne (COO) and other members of Vestas senior management team. The reasoning behind presenting the award to Global Castings, was the impressive development on Safety & Quality, and being able to establish solid systems and measures as an independent supplier to Vestas.

Mads Nørby, Director Key Account Management Global Castings stated: “We are very proud of the acknowledgement from Vestas, which really gives credit to the full Global Castings team for displaying impressive progress and dedication. This is a testimony of Global Castings following the right path.”

Stefan Brandt, CEO of Global Castings added: “This award is an important milestone in the pursuit of our higher ambitions which will sustainably differentiate us in our competitive landscape. We need to continue the journey, educate and invest in our employees in order to develop these important areas. This is a competitive edge in the wind market and a clear requirement from all OEM´s. Let’s continue to focus and improve on the safety and quality path.”


Photo from left to right: Thomas Borup (Vice President Global Sourcing Powertrain & Nacelles Vestas), Albie van Buel (Group Senior Vice President, Global Sourcing Vestas), Jean-Marc Lechêne (Executive Vice President & COO Vestas), Stefan Brandt (CEO Global Castings) and Mads Nørby (Director Key Account Management Global Castings). Picture: Vestas Wind Systems A/S