Crown jewel. Masco Corp. has named Crown Lift Trucks as a winner of its MASTAR (Masco Supplier Team Award Recognition) 2003 Award. Companies winning MASTAR Awards must be aligned with Masco in providing high-quality products and services at the lowest total cost through improved efficiencies, innovative technologies and creative business solutions. The specific measurement categories for the MASTAR awards include quality, total cost reduction, delivery and responsiveness.
Rail superiority. Schneider National Inc., a transportation and logistics services provider and North America's largest truckload carrier, has presented Norfolk Southern Railway with a service award recognizing its 2003 achievements in the areas of service, innovation and continuous improvement, and ease of doing business. Schneider National recognized the rail carrier in large part because of its ontime performance.
Making the grade. The American Society of Transportation and Logistics has awarded its L.L.Waters scholarship to Bryan J. Wysong, a student at Ohio State University. Wysong is a third-year, 3.93 GPA student with a double major in transportation and logistics and management information systems. He currently works part time as a transportation analyst for Baylor Trucking in Milan, Ind., where he performs analysis and develops queries and reports on key customer accounts.