Watlow Electric Manufacturing Co. announced today that it has been recognized with a 2018 Supplier Excellence Award from Lam Research Corp., a global supplier of innovative wafer fabrication equipment and services to the semiconductor industry. Selected from Lam’s extensive list of preferred global suppliers, Watlow was one of six companies to receive the award for outstanding performance, strategic services and critical collaboration.
“Watlow is honored to receive the 2018 Supplier Excellence Award,” said Peter Desloge, Watlow’s chairman, CEO and president, in a statement. “Lam Research is a leading semiconductor tool manufacturer, and Watlow values our long relationship with them. We look forward to continuing to provide innovative thermal system solutions that offer Lam Research a competitive edge, while continuing to improve our operational efforts.”
The Lam Research Supplier Excellence awards were presented on September 19 at the company’s 2018 Supplier Day. The event is held with Lam’s key suppliers to enhance collaboration and focus on opportunities for mutual success. Executives from suppliers around the world attended the event.
“Our suppliers are crucial to the success of Lam Research,” said Tim Archer, Lam Research’s president and chief operating officer. “Watlow played a key role in enabling Lam to deliver exceptional products and services to our customers during a period of rapid growth, and we are pleased to honor their outstanding contributions with a 2018 Supplier Excellence Award.”