News Release - Magna Wins 2016 JEC Americas Innovation Award
The JEC Innovation Awards identify, promote and reward the most innovative composite solutions worldwide. This year's winners were announced
"Our thanks to the judges for recognizing our efforts with a JEC Innovation Award," said
The innovation is the result of years of development at Magna, which has seen the company at the forefront of R&D efforts to enable carbon-fiber manufacturing at the required volumes for the auto industry.
"Through our lightweighting expertise, we can help customers meet challenging fuel economy and reduced emissions standards," said
We are a leading global automotive supplier with 306 manufacturing operations and 92 product development, engineering and sales centres in 29 countries. We have over 147,000 employees focused on delivering superior value to our customers through innovative products and processes, and World Class Manufacturing. These figures include manufacturing operations, product development, engineering and sales centres and employees in equity accounted operations. Our product capabilities include producing body, chassis, exterior, seating, powertrain, electronic, vision, closure and roof systems and modules, as well as complete vehicle engineering and contract manufacturing. Our common shares trade on the
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