Taber Receives Boeing’s Prestigious Gold Level Performance Excellence Award
Leading U.S.-based manufacturer of aluminum extrusions will join exclusive group of suppliers recognized by the Boeing Company
Russellville, Ark. (May 19, 2014) – Taber Extrusions LLC, the industry leader in large press aluminum extrusions, is the proud recipient of the Boeing Performance Excellence Award (BPEA) for 2013. Taber received this award based on a twelve-month period with 100% on-time delivery and a 100% quality rating.
For 2013, Boeing recognized 543 suppliers with a Performance Excellence Award. This award is based on overall supplier quality and delivery and awards at two levels of Silver and Gold. Taber is one of a select group to earn Boeing’s most prestigious Gold level award for 2013.
“Taber is very proud to earn this award from Boeing,” said Allan Annis, President of Taber Extrusions. “Our ability to serve customers at this level is a direct result of our employees and the pride and skill that they bring to Taber everyday.”
Since 1973, Taber Extrusions has been known as the industry leader providing some of the widest, heaviest, most complex shapes into a variety of industries including aerospace, military, ship building, automotive, sporting goods, architectural and distribution markets. Taber supplies intermediate to heavy press structural extrusions for various Boeing Commercial airplanes including 747, 767, 777, & 787 airframes. The company has manufactured aircraft and aerospace extrusions since 1973, servicing the Commercial, Military and General Aviation markets.
About Taber Extrusions LLC
In 1973, Taber Extrusions LLC pioneered the extrusion of large, heavy and wide complex shapes to differentiate itself in the aluminum extrusion industry. Today, Taber Extrusions continues its tradition of breaking boundaries as an extrusion leader in the production of a range of quality aluminum extrusions sizes and shapes. The company offers extrusions in 2000, 5000, 6000 and 7000 alloy series. Since its inception, the brand name Taber Extrusions has been synonymous with innovation, service and quality. All extrusions are engineered, manufactured and tested in the United States. Taber Extrusions maintains its headquarters at the Russellville, Arkansas facility, with a regional sales office also at its Gulfport, Mississippi facility.