Elevator | Power & Motion Technology | Industry News | by Magnetek | Nov 21, 2016
MENOMONEE FALLS, Wis. - November 21, 2016 - Magnetek, Inc., a leading designer and manufacturer of digital power and motion control systems used in mining applications, has been awarded 2015 Premier Supplier of the Year status by Joy Global Inc. This is the third year Joy Global has recognized Magnetek as one of only 13 North American underground recipients from its nearly 4000 suppliers. The 2015 Supplier of the Year Award was granted to companies that achieved target metrics for best in industry quality, on-time delivery, value, material productivity and a successful long-term relationship with Joy Global.
About Joy Global
Joy Global Inc. is a worldwide leader in high-productivity mining solutions. Through its market-leading P&H and Joy brands, Joy Global manufactures, markets, and services original equipment and support parts for the surface and underground mining industries. Joy Global's products and related services are used extensively for the mining of coal, copper, iron ore, oil sands, gold and other mineral resources. Based in Milwaukee, Wis., Joy Global has locations in more than 20 countries worldwide.
Magnetek, Inc. provides digital power and motion control systems used in mining, elevator and overhead material handling applications. The Company is a leading independent supplier of digital motion control systems for underground coal mining applications, including drives and wireless radio controls. Magnetek is the world's largest independent builder of highly integrated digital motion control systems for high-rise, high-speed elevators. The Company is North America’s largest supplier of digital drive systems for industrial cranes, hoists and monorails. Magnetek also provides Energy Engineered® radio remote controls, motors, and braking and collision avoidance subsystems to North America’s foremost overhead material handling crane builders. Headquartered in Menomonee Falls, Wis., in the greater Milwaukee area, the Company operates manufacturing facilities in Bridgeville, Pa., as well as Menomonee Falls.
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Representing Magnetek were Joe Ley (back row, 4th from the right) and Edward Butte (front row, 4th from the right). Representing Joy Global were Bob Caracci (back row, 5th from the right) and Linda Biondi (front row, 5th from the right).