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Dorian Awards

Award Updates

Past Winners

Each year Shainin awards both individuals and companies for outstanding application of Shainin`s Red X® Technologies. Below are the winners of previous years.

2019

Winners of the 2019 Dorian Individual Awards were:

Benchmark Red X® Apprentice Project
Rebecca Reid
Pratt and Whitney Dallas Airfoil Repair Operations (DARO)
Great Prairie, TX, USA
&
Nathan Solomon
BorgWarner, ETS-Americas,
Fletcher NC, USA

Benchmark Red X® Journeyman Project
Christine Danjoy
Airbus SAS, Toulouse, France

Benchmark Red X® Master Project
Lorenzo Benini
Dana, Off Highway, Arco, Italy

RT5® Leadership Excellence Award
Chad Bauer
Freudenberg-NOK Sealing Technologies

Sebastian Boettcher
Robert Bosch Automotive Steering

Frank Eichel
United Automotive Electronic Systems

Rodrigo Espinosa
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles

Dean Flower
Detroit Diesel Corporation Daimler Trucks

Victor Gaylor
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles

Jim Ward
BorgWarner

Michael Zink
Robert Bosch Automotive Steering

Red X® Master of the Year Award
Valeria Tarango
Delphi Technologies

RT5® Executive of the Year Award
Dr. Andreas Wolf
Robert Bosch

Winners of the 2019 Dorian Company Awards were:

Bottom Line Improvement Excellence Award
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles
Engineering Body Group, Auburn Hills Mi, USA

Red X® Project Sponsorship Management
Airbus Commercial Aircraft
Illescas Plant, Spain

Y to X® Problem Solving Cultural Excellence Award
Robert Bosch
Automotive Steering Florence KY, USA

Benchmark Apprentice Project

  • Deepanjan Mukherjee, Bosch Ltd., Powertrain Solutions, Nashik Plant, India
  • Geert Veenstra, Philips, Personal Health, Drachten
  • Nathan Solomon, BorgWarner, ETS-Americas, Fletcher Manufacturing Facility, Fletcher NC
  • Raúl Alberto Cabañas Contreras, Airbus Commercial Aircraft, Illescas Plant, Spain
  • Rebecca Reid, Pratt and Whitney Dallas Airfoil Repair Operations – DARO, Great Pairie, TX
  • Kenn Zhou, ZF, China

Benchmark Journeyman Project

  • Benjamin Sheen, Eaton, Vehicle Group, Galesburg
  • Christine Danjoy, Airbus SAS, Toulouse
  • Edgar Bignion, Liebherr Machines Bulle, QM, Bulle
  • David Lin, Delphi Technologies Yantai China

Benchmark Master Project

  • John Beluska, Robert Bosch Automotive Steering, Florence, KY
  • Lorenzo Benini, Dana, Off Highway, Arco
  • Bryan Arnold, FCA Chrysler Technical Center, Auburn Hills, MI
  • Dan Bamber, BorgWarner, Transmission Systems, PTC Auburn Hills
  • Ramesh Raichur, Bosch LTD, RBIN Bangalore

Master of the Year

  • Alfonso Melchor-Perez, Airbus Commercial Aircraft
  • Cliff Owens, BorgWarner
  • Luis Ramon Lopez Sandoval, Bosch
  • Robert Kinnear, ZF
  • Valeria Tarango, Delphi Technologies
  • Aldo Andres Alarcon Gonzalez, Bosch

Bottom Line Improvement

  • Robert Bosch Automotive Steering, Florence, KY
  • Vitesco Technologies (Continental Automotive) Powertrain plant Limbach-Oberfrohna
  • Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) Engineering Body Group

Red X® Project Sponsorship Management

  • Airbus Commercial Aircraft Illescas plant
  • Bosch India Ltd
  • Bourns, Inc.

Y to X® Problem Solving Cultural Excellence

  • FCA Chrysler Technical Center
  • Delphi Technologies
  • Robert Bosch LLC Anderson Plant
  • United Automotive Electronic Systems Co., Ltd.
  • Robert Bosch Automotive Steering, Florence KY

2018

Winners of the 2018 Dorian Individual Awards were:

Benchmark Apprentice Project
Dattatraya Pilane, Bosch India & René Slominski, Airbus

Benchmark Journeyman Project
Michael O’Connor, ZF USA & Roland Brandenburg, Airbus

Benchmark Master Project
Dirk May, ZF

Master of the Year
Christopher Bunty, UAES

RT5® Executive of the Year
John Kuta, UAES

Winners of the 2018 Dorian Company Awards were:

Continuous Improvement Excellence
ZF

Red X® Project Sponsorship Management
Bosch India

Y to X® Problem Solving Cultural Excellence
UAES

Individual Awards

Benchmark Apprentice Project:
Lei Xiujuan, UAES
Dattatraya Pilane, Bosch India
René Slominski, Airbus

Benchmark Journeyman Project:
Anil Yadav, Bosch India
Lourdes Mestre Montilla, Airbus
Michael O’Connor, ZF USA
Roland Brandenburg, Airbus
Xiaowei Miao, ZF

Benchmark Master Project:
Dr. Yue Li, Bosch
Dirk May, ZF

Master of the Year:
Stefan Czieslik, Airbus
Christopher Bunty, UAES
Dr. Bernd Mittmann, ZF

Rolling Top 5® Executive of the Year:
Dr. Andreas Wolf, Bosch India
Admir Kreso, Daimler
Chris Pickering, ZF
John Kuta, UAES

Company Awards

Continuous Improvement Excellence:
Continental
Daimler
ZF

Red X® Project Sponsorship Management:
Bosch India
IMS Gear
Liebherr

Y to X® Problem Solving Cultural Excellence:
Airbus
Ideal Standard
UAES

2017

Winners of the 2017 Dorian Individual Awards were:

Benchmark Apprentice Project
Yidong Tong, ZF & Hitendra Tembhare, Bosch

Benchmark Journeyman Project
Onur Ates, Bosch Bursa & Chrstian Gehlert, ZF

Benchmark Master Project
Rodrigo Medina Chacon, Bosch

RT5® Executive of the Year
David Kneisler, DANA VP Quality Global

Winners of the 2017 Dorian Company Awards were:

OEM Benchmark Bottom Line Improvement
Daimler

OEM Benchmark Red X Project Sponsorship
Itron

OEM Benchmark Red X Professional Development Program
Airbus

Tier 1 Benchmark Bottom Line Improvement
Continental

Tier 1 Benchmark Red X Project Sponsorship
Bosch Bursa

Tier 1 Benchmark Red X Professional Development Program
TE Connectivity

Individual Awards

Benchmark Apprentice Project:
P. Golebiowski & J.-F. Perinet, DELPHI
Anil Yadav, Bosch
Ryan Xue, ZF
Yidong Tong, ZF
Hitendra Tembhare, Bosch India

Benchmark Journeyman Project:
Nihal Yildirim Gölbasi, Bosch Bursa
Onur Ates, Bosch Bursa
Christian Gehlert, ZF
Yidong Tong ZF

Benchmark Master Project:
Deepak Kumar, Bosch
Prasad Raghuveer, Bosch
Pat Canning, DELPHI
Rodrigo Medina Chacon, Bosch GmbH

Rolling Top 5 Executive of the Year:
Chris Pickering, ZF QM Asia Pacific
David Kneisler, DANA VP Quality Global
Dr.– Ing. Mario Wenigmann, Mercedes Benz TG/LQG

Company Awards

Benchmark Bottom Line Improvement Award:

OEM:
FCA
Airbus
Daimler

Tier 1:
UAES TE
Connectivity
Continental

Benchmark Red X Project Sponsorship Culture:

OEM:
Airbus
Itron
Siemens

Teir 1:
Bosch Bursa
BorgWarner
ZF

Benchmark Red X Professional Development Program:

OEM:
BMW
Airbus
Volkswagen

Tier 1:
Bosch Bursa
TE Connectivity
UAES

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