From: Business Standard
City-based engineering solutions provider Cyient was awarded the 2014 Supplier Innovation Award at an annual supplier event held in East Hartford, Connecticut, USA.
The event was hosted by the Global Engineering Sourcing Group of Pratt & Whitney, a division of United Technologies Corporation.
This is the third win and second consecutive time that this honour was bestowed on the company, Cyient said in a statement today.
"Engineering suppliers are expected to innovate as part of doing business with Pratt & Whitney by developing intellectual property, adapting new methods using existing tools and improving standard work, as well as speed and productivity.
"Cyient is the recipient of the 2014 Supplier Productivity Innovation Award for demonstrating a culture of maximum innovation during the year," said Dr. Jayant Sabnis, Vice President, Engineering - Module Centers, Pratt &Whitney.
Krishna Bodanapu, Managing Director & CEO, Cyient Limited, said, "The award not only recognises Cyient's deep domain expertise and unrelenting commitment to creating value through cutting-edge innovation, but it also reiterates Pratt & Whitney's trust in our long-standing collaboration.
"In its 14-plus years of engineering design and research collaboration with global leader Pratt & Whitney, Cyient has developed extensive design engineering capabilities in aero engines, with engagements growing from basic- to system-level engineering," it was stated.