Magnesium Industry IMA Honors Recipients of the 59th Annual Awards of Excellence
Members of the International Magnesium Association (IMA), honored their peers with the IMA Awards of Excellence. Honors annually bestowed by the IMA include five Awards of Excellence: Automotive Cast Products, Commercial Cast Products, Process, Wrought Products, and Health and Safety.
Established in 1962, the Awards of Excellence program is an annual award presented to companies for demonstrating outstanding examples of the different uses of magnesium and presents a great opportunity for participants in the magnesium industry to showcase innovative products and manufacturing technologies.
Recipients of the 2021 IMA Awards of Excellence are:
Automotive Cast Product Category:
AZ91D Magnesium Charger Housing for the 2020 Model Subaru Crosstrek Plug-In Hybrid Vehicle (PHEV)
Meridian Lightweight Technologies| Subaru Corporation
Commercial (non-automotive) Cast Product Category:
Waygate Technologies - 140M2499 | Handheld Housing for Remote Visual Inspection Tool
Chicago White Metal Inc. | Waygate Technologies
Wrought Product Category:
Die Forged Magnesium Automotive Front Lower Control Arm
Multimatic Technical Centre
CanmetMATERIALS, Natural Resources Canada
Ford Motor Company - Research & Innovation Center (RIC)
University of Waterloo
Energy-efficient Magnesium Dosing furnace for shotweights larger than 30 kg
Rauch Furnace Technology GmbH
Health and Safety Award:
The Impact and Evolution of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Plant Safety and Operations
Mag Specialties Inc.