February 10, 2014 Lehigh Valley, Pa.
Air Products (NYSE:APD) today announced that it has received a 2013 Boeing Performance Excellence Award. The Boeing Company issues the award annually to recognize suppliers who have achieved superior performance. Air Products maintained a Gold composite performance rating for each month of the 12-month performance period, from October 1, 2012 to September 30, 2013.
This year, Boeing recognized 582 suppliers who achieved either a Gold or Silver level Boeing Performance Excellence Award. Air Products is one of only 124 suppliers to receive the Gold level of recognition.
“We are honored to be recognized by Boeing for our superior supplier performance,” said Nelson Squires, Air Products’ vice president and general manager of Merchant Gases-North America. “Air Products strives to exceed the expectations of every customer in every industry we serve.”
About Air Products
Air Products (NYSE:APD) provides atmospheric, process and specialty gases; performance materials; equipment; and technology. For over 70 years, the company has enabled customers to become more productive, energy efficient and sustainable. Recognized as one of the world’s most innovative companies by both Thomson Reuters and Forbes magazine, more than 21,000 employees in over 50 countries supply effective solutions to the energy, environment and emerging markets. These include semiconductor materials, refinery hydrogen, coal gasification, natural gas liquefaction, and advanced coatings and adhesives. In fiscal 2013, Air Products had sales of $10.2 billion. For more information, visit www.airproducts.com.