DuPont Receives ContiTech Supplier of the Year 2018 Honors

Neu-Isenburg, Germany 29 April, 2019 – For the second year in a row, DuPont Transportation & Advanced Polymers, has received a Supplier of the Year award from ContiTech Vibration Control GmbH.  Selected as one of five suppliers from a field of 185 nominees, DuPont was recognized for outstanding quality performance and dependability across all Vibration Control locations.  DuPont supplies Zytel® nylon resin to ContiTech across Europe and China to enable solutions in structural automotive components and Hytrel® resin for Constant Velocity Joint (CVJ) boots.


Award show participants, from left, include Hicran Hiyik-Koller from ContiTech, Jürgen Hasenauer and Andreas Zöller from DuPont, and Roland Wilmer from ContiTech.


“With this award, ContiTech recognizes the high quality of DuPont materials as well as our team’s dependability and commitment to technical and commercial excellence,” said Rudy van Engen, Sales Director, Central Europe, DuPont Transportation & Advanced Polymers. “We are committed to continuing our strong global relationship with Continental and are very honored to receive this recognition.”

The technology company Continental, one of the world’s largest automotive suppliers and a global customer for DuPont, has given this award every year since 2008 based on a comprehensive review of strategic suppliers using a rigorous assessment system. The strategic criteria evaluated include quality, technology, logistics, total cost and general terms.

About DuPont Transportation & Advanced Polymers

DuPont Transportation & Advanced Polymers (T&AP), a DowDuPont Specialty Products Division business, delivers a broad range of technology-based products and solutions to the transportation, electronics, healthcare, industrial and consumer markets. T&AP partners with its customers to drive innovation by utilizing its expertise and knowledge in polymer and materials science. T&AP works with customers throughout the value chain to enable material systems solutions for demanding applications and environments. For additional information about DuPont Transportation & Advanced Polymers, visit

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