Team engineer PT Astra Honda Motor (AHM) was awarded the Best in the event the annual technology innovation race between the Honda engineers in Asia and Oceania.
Director of Asian Honda Toshihiko Miyaki directly handed the award to the team that represented by AHM engineer team Assembling Process Engineering Department - Engineering Division AHM.
Event of The 10th Asia & Oceania Technology Exchange took place at the Honda Vietnam - Hanoi in late September 2014 and followed by 8 countries, namely Indonesia, Thailand, Vietnam, Philippines, India, Pakistan, Taiwan, and Malaysia.
AHM engineer team won honors through the project entitled "Development of Steel Ball Applicator Machine." They managed to be the best after beating 24 teams of 4 business units in Asia & Oceania Honda, the motorcycles, cars, components, and power product.
"I express my high appreciation to the winners. This is one of the Pride of the Nation proud. This achievement shows the capacity of the human resources company has been able to compete at the international level, "said Director of Production, Enginering, and Procurement AHM David Boediono through a press release received Liputan6.com.
Through the theme Development of Steel Ball Applicator Machine, they have designed and implemented a tool with a goal of lowering the set up time and cycle time, the stabilization process, improve ergonomics and safety, as well as simplification of the process to facilitate the work. Tool or machine is starting to be implemented in the new factory in Karawang AHM.
This technological innovation race event will be followed by events Exhibition in Suzuka, Japan on November 10, 2014 in Suzuka Exhibition will be attended by the officials of Honda Motor Co. Japan.
"I'm sure this win will motivate engineers AHM to continue working and to create technological innovations that benefit society," added David