Haver & Boecker has won the Lafarge Global Supplier Award 2014 in the category of ´sustainability´ for its ADAMS-« technology for filling powder-type products into watertight PE bags. Lafarge, a world leader in building materials, held the global supplier competition for the first time in its history. A total of seven categories were distinguished in a ceremony at the headquarters in Paris.
The award winning technology of Haver Adams sho-¡wed an ability to operate in a sustainable manner, including the deployment of appropriate corrective actions, according to the jury.
´Suppliers play an important role in our operations, delivering value year after year and pushing the boundaries in terms of innovation and cost competitiveness,´ said Thierry Metro, Senior Vice President Energy & Strategic Sourcing at Lafarge, while expressing his appreciation for suppliers.
He explained the motivation for the award, ´We want to recognise and celebrate our work together. The Global Supplier Awards represents a victory for our suppliers, for Lafarge and for our customers.´