May 29, 2013 – WesTech Engineering, a leader in the manufacture of liquid/solids separation equipment for industrial and minerals process applications, has been selected as the 2012 Supplier of the Year by Vale S.A. This prestigious award was received and accepted through WesTech’s Brazilian office, WesTech Equipamentos Industriais LTDA.
“WesTech is honored to receive this award as recognition not only of its quality equipment, people and technology, but also of its superior service,” said Philip Lake, WesTech’s International Business Unit Leader. “Vale is the world’s largest producer of iron ore and has many other world-class suppliers providing equipment for their operations. WesTech is proud to have been singled out from among these other prestigious suppliers.”
Vale’s commitment to sourcing technologically advanced equipment that is cost effective has led Vale to use WesTech on multiple projects. WesTech’s advanced process knowledge in liquid-solid separation has helped Vale and many other clients achieve optimal outcomes.