March 24, 2009
Daimler AG honored TRUMPF with its Key Supplier Award in the Innovation category on March 12, 2009, in Stuttgart, Germany as part of its Key Supplier Meeting and the 2009 Daimler Supplier Awards Ceremony. In doing so, the automobile manufacturer acknowledged TRUMPF's contribution to the development of the robot-driven laser welding system RobScan.
"We have found the ideal partner in TRUMPF with the development of RobScan. Because for both companies, innovation is not only a word, but part of our corporate culture," explained Dr. Thomas Weber, Daimler board member responsible for corporate research and Mercedes Benz car development, in his speech honoring TRUMPF.
Jens Bleher, Managing Director TRUMPF Laser- und Systemtechnik, accepted the award for TRUMPF.