Fontaine Fifth Wheel received the prestigious PACCAR 10 PPM Quality Achievement Award for the fifth consecutive year.
“PACCAR is a quality leader in the transportation industry, and we are honored to receive this 10 PPM award illustrating the quality-focused culture we strive to build here at Fontaine,” remarked Paige Petroni, Vice President of Sales and Marketing.
The award is presented to suppliers who ship the equivalent of less than 10 defective parts per million to PACCAR .“It takes a lot of hard work to achieve 10 PPM status, and we appreciate this recognition from PACCAR,” concluded Petroni.
Fontaine supplies No-Slack® fifth wheels to PACCAR. The exclusive No-Slack® design automatically self-adjusts the lock to allow for trailer kingpin size variances. The precise No-Slack® kingpin fit reduces shock inputs into the frame for a smoother ride, lower maintenance costs and longer component life.