WOODINVILLE, Wash. -– Apollo Video Technology has been recognized with the Silver Award from New Flyer Industries Inc. for delivery performance in the 2009 calendar year. Apollo Video Technology received the Silver Award for 97 percent on-time performance level. New Flyer is the leading manufacturer of heavy-duty transit vehicles in Canada and the United States. The Company’s three facilities -- in Winnipeg, MB, St. Cloud, MN and Crookston, MN -- are all ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001 certified.
Apollo Video Technology provides New Flyer with the mobile video surveillance systems necessary for its buses, built for Apollo Video and New Flyer’s mutual transit customers. Apollo Video’s RoadRunner system provides on-board cameras for monitoring video and audio surveillance inside and around transit buses and rail cars.
With partners like Apollo Video, New Flyer has eliminated its warehouses and now delivers all incoming parts direct to the point of use on the production line. Apollo Video, as a non-exclusive partner to New Flyer and is the sole video surveillance provider to be awarded for delivery performance.
The Supplier Delivery Performance Awards are presented to suppliers with shipment volumes to New Flyer production facilities above 50 per year and an overall on-time performance level of at least 95 percent or higher. Apollo Video Technology and other award winners are posted on the Company’s website at www.newflyer.com.
“This is an achievement for the Apollo Video Technology team, and reflects our commitment to be a top partner to industry suppliers," said Rodell Notbohm, general manager of Apollo Video Technology. “Knowing that New Flyer has many suppliers from which to choose, we are pleased to be ranked so highly according to their standards. Receiving this award is truly an honor for our organization.”
About Apollo Video Technology
Apollo Video Technology (www.avt-usa.com) is a leading manufacturer of on-board and in-car digital surveillance systems for public transit, school transportation, law enforcement, military, freight transport, and fire and EMS applications. With government and private-sector installations throughout North American and worldwide, Apollo Video's Mil-Spec and SAE rated RoadRunner line of turnkey video and audio systems simplifies real-time video capture and reduces overall costs with exceptional quality, durability and easy offloading of video. Since its release in 2004, The RoadRunner system has been installed in over 260 agencies Worldwide – representing over 6,000 total implementations. Apollo Video Technology has been selected to provide digital video and audio surveillance systems by prominent public agencies such as Chicago METRA, King County METRO, Kansas City Area Transit Authority, Edmonton Transit System, Los Angeles County Metro Transportation Authority, City of Lincoln Nebraska and Winnipeg Transit.