Awards

SKF's products, solutions and services are highly esteemed.
The following is a list of some of the awards received by the Group in 2013:

Automotive component of the year, Avtokomponentgoda.ru, Russia

Best Brand of Bearings, Mecânico magazine, Brazil

Best Operation Company – Silver 2012, Chinese government, China

Best Supplier of the Year, Masteel, China

Best quality for components for rolling stock, and infrastructure, RZD Russian Railways, Russia

Bühler Supplier Excellence Award, Bühler AG, Switzerland

Certificate – Stars , Siemens (large drives), Germany

Certificate of recognition of the best suppliers , Meritor, Brazil

Excellent Industrial Service Enterprise, CAPE (China Association of Plant Engineering), China

Excellent Quality 2013, Tesla Motors, USA

Excellent Supplier Award, CSR Zhuzhou Electric Co. LTD, China

Factory Maintenance Supplier of the Year, Trade Media International, Poland

Fiat Qualitas Award – Best quality supplier, Fiat, Italy

Fiat Qualitas Award, Fiat, Argentina

Geely Global Excellent Supplier Award, Geely, China

Golden Mousetrap Awards, Design News, USA

Goldwind Technical Cooperation Award, Goldwind, China

Good Practice Award, The European Agency for Safety and Health at Work (EU-OSHA), Finland

Innovation Award, Novo Meio (publisher), Brazil

Most Popular Spare Parts Manufacturer, 6th China Off-Highway Vehicle Summit 2013, China

NCIC Supplier Quality Award 2012, Nissan China Investment Company – NCIC, China

NEI Top Five 2013, NEI magazine, Brazil

Progressive Employer of the year, Employer's Club in the Czech Republic, Czech Republic

Preferred Supplier of the Bosch Group, Bosch, Germany

PACCAR’s 2012 Quality Award, PACCAR Inc., Germany

Preferred Supplier, Bosch Group, Germany

Premium Suppliers Coca-Cola FEMSA (silver ranking), Coca-Cola FEMSA, Brazil

Product of the Year Award 2013, Plant Engineering magazine, Quality Gold Award, Yamaha, India

Quality Gold Award 2013, Bajaj Auto Limited, India

Reliable supplier, Severstal, Russia

SGM GP-8 Excellence Award, General Motors, China

SGM Quarterly Star Award, General Motors, China

Sindirepa SP Award – Best of the Year 2013 (gold category), Sindirepa SP, Brazil

Standardized safety and production level II organization State Administration of Work Safety, China

Strategic supplier for RWE Group Procurement's Utility Purchasing Upstream' procurement area, RWE AGRWE Service GmbH, Germany

Supplier of the Year 2013, AD Poland, Poland

Supplier of the Year 2013, NGC (Nanjing High Speed Gear Manufacturing Co. Ltd), China

Supplier of the year 2013 – Logistics, GROUPAUTO International, France/International, Supplier Quality Excellence Award 2013, General Motors, Republic of Korea

Supplier Quality Excellence Award 2013, General Motors, Germany

Supplier Quality Excellence Award 2013, General Motors, Brazil

Technical supplier of the year 2013, GROUPAUTO International, Netherlands, Volvo Quality Excellence Award 2013, Volvo Car Cooperation, Sweden

2012 Supplier of the Year, General Motors, Republic of Korea

2013 National Suppliers Management Award: Standard mechanical components, Prensas Schuler, Brazil

2013 PTEN Innovation Award in the Oil & Lube Cate Cygnus Business Media, USA