General Motors Recognizes Lydall With Supplier Quality Excellence Award

MANCHESTER, Conn., Oct. 31, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Lydall Thermal/Acoustical Metals, a division of Lydall, Inc. (NYSE:LDL), today announced that the Lydall Gerhardi operation in Meinerzhagen, Germany was recently recognized with General Motors' Supplier Quality Excellence Award for the second consecutive year.

This award is given to only a small fraction of top-performing suppliers who have met or exceeded a very stringent set of quality performance criteria and have achieved cross-functional support of the entire General Motors organization.

Bill Hume, Senior Vice President of Lydall Thermal/Acoustical Metals, said, "We are very pleased to continue to be recognized by General Motors as a valuable and reliable business partner. This award represents a great accomplishment by our team in Germany, as well as our global organization, and underscores the effectiveness of our commitment to the Lydall Lean Six Sigma continuous improvement program."

Lydall, Inc. is a New York Stock Exchange listed company, headquartered in Manchester, Connecticut with global manufacturing operations producing specialty engineered products for the thermal/acoustical and filtration/separation markets. For more information, visit Lydall® is a registered trademark of Lydall, Inc. in the U.S. and other countries.

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Source:Lydall, Inc.