Awards

We’ve been recognised for a variety of achievements, from quality excellence to sustainability:

The Metair Group was recognised as one of the Top 500 Best Managed Companies in South Africa in 2017

Associated Battery Manufacturers

  • Chloride Exide won a CS Week 2017 innovation award for Leadership Engagement

Automould

  • TDM Apprentice Award

First National Battery

  • General Motors Supplier Quality Excellence Silver Award
  • Eastern Cape Green Awards – Platinum Green Award – SHE Department
  • Certificate of Recognition – SAPS Management

Hesto

  • Toyota Supplier Award for Achievement in Safety
  • Toyota Supplier Superior Award in Value Analysis
  • General Motors Supplier Quality Excellence Award

Lumotech

  • Automotive Industry Development Centre Certificate of Achievement in Wellness Management – Best Practice Sustainable, High Impact Wellness Programme Implementation
  • Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality Certificate of Achievement – Top 50 Company – Investment
  • iGEMS (Incubating Great Engineering Minds) Recognition of Contribution to the youth and the programme

Mutlu Akü

  • Awarded a Grand Prize by the Ministry of Environment and Urbanisation for scrap battery collection performance 
  • Recognised as having the best stand at the MIMS Automechanika Exhibition in Moscow 
  • Received an award from the Department of Large Taxpayers for corporate tax payment 
  • Recognised by Kariyer.Net for HR process management for candidate job applications 
  • Accepted to the governmental support program for marketing and communication investments in export markets and corporate infrastructure investments by the Ministry of the Economy 
  • Recognised in the Top 100 most valuable Turkish brands for sales performance and achievement in marketing and communications

Rombat

  • Awarded first place among Great Enterprises (Industry Category) by the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Romania 
  • Awarded first place in the Top Companies category by the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Bistrita-Nasaud 
  • Received the Innovation Award 2017 for outstanding results in the field of creativity and innovation by the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Bistrit-Nasaud

Smith’s Manufacturing

  • Toyota Supplier Award for Achievement in Stable Supply
  • Toyota Supplier Award for Achievement in Value Analysis
  • General Motors Supplier Quality Excellence Award
  • Toyota Certificate of Recognition for Parts and Accessories
  • Toyota/Denso Global Contribution Award

Supreme Spring

  • Toyota Supplier Award for Achievement in Stable Supply
  • Toyota Supplier Award for Achievement in Parts and Accessories
  • Toyota Supplier Award for Achievement for Cost Management
  • General Motors Supplier Quality Excellence Award