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EQI awarded “Partner Status” with John Deere Construction and Forestry

EQI was designated as a “Partner Status” vendor with John Deere Construction and Forestry division.  “In total, only six John Deere suppliers achieved the highest supplier classification of “Partner Status” for 2019 and EQI is pleased to be in this premier group” says Brian DeVasConCellos, Business Unit Manager for EQI.  “Our collaborative approach and continuous…

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EQI is pleased to announce the official establishment of our newest entity-  EQI INDIA PVT LTD, a wholly owned foreign entity (WOFE) of EQI Ltd (USA).   “Adding a third enterprise to the EQI portfolio (China, U.S., and now India)  is a great step for us to  further expand our supply base, offering customers risk mitigation,…

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EQI Employees Participate in “Cardboard Boat Race”

Each summer, EQI employees (Norton Shores, MI facility) participate in an annual team building exercise. This year, the company sponsored a cardboard boat race. Four separate teams were allowed two hours to build boats utilizing cardboard, tape, and plastic and then race their boats on Spring Lake. This was a great opportunity to both continue…

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EQI welcomes Julia Dewald, Quality Engineer

EQI is pleased to welcome Julia Dewald to our organization. Julia will join our Quality group working as a Quality Engineer. In this role, she will be responsible for continuous improvement activities within our vast network of supply partners. “We are pleased to invite Julia to the EQI family and are excited to utilize her…

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EQI Welcomes Mark Stachowiak- Project Engineer

EQI is pleased to communicate that Mark Stachowiak has joined our team as a Project Engineer. In this role, Mark will be responsible for the management of one of our companies most significant customers overseeing all engineering support in addition to assisting with all other commercial aspects. Mark is a perfect fit for our company…

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EQI is Pleased to Announce the Addition of Joseph Allen; Supplier Development Engineer

EQI is pleased to welcome Joseph Allen to our Norton Shores, MI facility. Joe joins EQI as a “Supplier Development Engineer” where he will focus on continuous improvement working directly with our global supply chain partners. Joe possesses more than 15 years of engineering experience specializing in casting processes, injection molding, and assembly. He possesses…

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EQI Acquired by Atlas Holdings, LLC

We are very pleased to announce that EQI Ltd. has been acquired by Atlas Holdings LLC, a Greenwich, CT based investment firm.   Founded in 2002, Atlas and its affiliates own and operate 19 platform companies which employ more than 17,000 associates at more than 150 facilities worldwide.  Atlas operates in sectors such as aluminum processing,…

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EQI Granted USTR Section 301 Tariff Exclusions

EQI is leading global provider of critical supply chain management services for Original Equipment Manufacturers across a broad range of markets.  As we all know, these past two years have been marked by a dramatic shift in U.S. trade policy.  Following the imposition of new tariffs on Chinese products under Sec. 301 of the Trade…

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EQI Norton Shores and Beijing Offices ISO9001: 2015 Compliant

EQI is pleased to announce that both the Norton Shores, MI and Beijing offices are now compliant with the ISO9001: 2015 standards.  “This conversion is further testament to our companies drive to be best in class” says Matt Kline, Global Quality Manager.   As EQI continues to evolve and enter new business segments; our core disciplines…

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