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Hexcel receives silver Boeing performance excellence award

News International-French

28 Feb 2012

HEXCEL today announced that it has received a 2011 Boeing Performance Excellence Award. The Boeing Company issues the award annually to recognize suppliers who have achieved superior performance.

Hexcel is one of only 407 suppliers to receive the Silver level of recognition. The composite materials company supplies structural honeycomb core materials to Boeing for all Boeing Commercial programs (787, 747-8, 767, 737, and 777) as well as Boeing Defense, Space and Security for various military and space programs.


“We are proud to be recognized for superior supply performance by our largest customer,” said Mike Canario, Hexcel VP and General Manager for the Americas. “It is our ongoing commitment to operational excellence that enables us to maintain superior performance status at Boeing. Thanks to our talented employees and innovative technologies, Hexcel will continue to deliver the highest quality products.”


Hexcel Corporation is a leading advanced composites company. It develops, manufactures and markets lightweight, high-performance structural materials, including carbon fibers, reinforcements for composites, prepregs, honeycomb, matrix systems, adhesives and composite structures, used in commercial aerospace, space and defense and industrial applications.