McCONNELLSBURG, Pa. - JLG Industries Inc., a subsidiary of Oshkosh Truck Corp., was presented with an award from Letterkenny Army Depot.
Col. Robert A. Swenson, Letterkenny Depot commander, presented the award to Peter Bonafede Jr., senior vice president of Manufacturing and Global Supply Chain.
The award was given in appreciation to JLG for sharing lean-manufacturing practices and allowing Letterkenny personnel to visit JLG manufacturing facilities over the past three years.
Letterkenny has implemented many of JLG's best practices and is a two-time recipient of the Shingo Prize Public Sector Award. This award recently recognized Letterkenny for not only saving the American taxpayers' money, but for increasing the quality of Humvees.