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NORD wins Vanderlande Supplier Award

On 12 September, NORD DRIVESYSTEMS received the Vanderlande Supplier Award 2017.


Bargteheide , 2017-10-11

NORD DRIVESYSTEMS was awarded for their outstanding operational excellence and responsive supply chain, high innovative capability and the company's strong competitiveness. As part of the events of the Vanderlande Supplier Day 2017, Jan-Christoph Block, Director of Regional Management at NORD, accepted the award presented to him by Vanderlande.

Vanderlande Industries is one of the world's leading prime contractors for process automation in warehouse logistics and is the global market leader for value-oriented automation of logistic processes at airports and in the field of parcel distribution. As an expert for tailor-made drive technology, NORD DRIVESYSTEMS has been closely collaborating with Vanderlande for years.Jan-Christoph Block regards the award as a major success: “We have been providing Vanderlande with drive technology for years and our contribution to many successful large-scale projects fills us with pride. The award motivates us to strengthen our existing business relationship so we can face new challenges in intralogistics together.”

Company background

With more than 3,600 employees, NORD DRIVESYSTEMS has been developing, producing and selling drive technology for over 50 years now and is one of the global leaders of full-service providers in the industry. In addition to standard drives, NORD delivers application-specific concepts and solutions for special requirements, such as energy-saving drives or explosion-protected systems. In the financial year of 2016, annual sales amounted to 560 million Euro. NORD now has subsidiaries and sales partners in 89 countries worldwide. The dense sales and service network guarantees optimal availability, enabling short delivery times and customer-oriented service. NORD produces a very diverse range of drives for torques from 10 Nm up to over 250 kNm, provides electric motors in the power range of 0.12 kW to 1,000 kW, and manufactures frequency inverters with the required power electronics of up to 160 kW. Inverter solutions are available for conventional control cabinet installations as well as for decentralised, fully-integrated drive units.