Faist Chemtec, a Sika company, has received the General Motors Supplier Quality Excellence Award for its Gastonia, North Carolina plant, for the second year in a row. The award recognizes top suppliers that deliver superior quality while maintaining an excellent relationship.

To receive the award, suppliers must meet or exceed a set of demanding quality standards. Some of these include:


  • Supplying parts with no defects or quality issues
  • Providing 100% on time shipments
  • Adhering to 0 plant disruptions
  • Maintaining expedited inquiry response times


"We are very pleased to be again be recognized by GM for the Supplier Quality Excellence Award," says Tim Smith, President of Faist Chemtec USA. "Receipt of this award is clear recognition of our commitment to total quality throughout our organization."

Faist's Gastonia, North Carolina plant has now been recognized four times with this honor - in 2012, 2014, 2016 and 2017.


The Faist Chemtec automotive product range provides industry leading acoustic solutions specifically geared towards eliminating or reducing low-frequency structure borne noise, in order to increase acoustic comfort during driving. As well, Faist technologies are engineered to help customers meet cost-efficiency goals and vehicle
lightweighting objectives.  

Learn more about Faist Chemtec solutions for automotive by visiting http://www.faist-chemtec.com/en/products/automotive/