The Supplier Excellence Award: Driving Value by Medtronic. Weiss-Aug is the only company that received this award for two consecutive years.
The Supplier Excellence Award by Medtronic as one of the top 12 suppliers from their 52,000 worldwide vendor base. The key factors for consideration included Commitment to Innovation, Service, Quality and Value.
- Higgins-Caditz Design Award for the redesign of the ViewScan microfilm/microfiche reader that it manufactures for ST Imaging. The reader finds use throughout the library/education and civil defense industries. PMA's Awards of Excellence in Metalforming recognize the high standards of achievement set by the metalforming industry in the areas of design, innovation and technology, quality, training and education, process control, product development and productivity.
- The Supplier Quality Award and The Supplier Innovation Award by Covidien/Medtronic.
- The Diemasters recognized The Hitachi Pioneer award for its Training and Workforce Development (LISSTs Training)
A.R. Hedberg Training & Education Award presented by the Precision Metalforming Association to The Diemasters. The award recognizes the high standards of achievement set by the metalforming industry in the areas of design, safety, training and education, process control, quality, productivity and product development.
The Higgins Design Award by the Precision Metalforming Association (PMA) for its redesign of a complex stamping process to produce a radio frequency (RF) connector.
The Higgins Design Award by the Precision Metalforming Association (PMA) for its power conductors and snap domes. These components were part of a switching device that carries and controls electrical energy.