HOUSTON - Worthington Industries recognized Axalta Coating Systems as a certified supplier for the eighth consecutive time at its recent supplier event in Columbus, Ohio. The award recognizes Axalta’s tough, durable and environmentally responsible coatings in conjunction with excellent service and support to Worthington Industries in 2015.

To become a Worthington Certified Supplier, Axalta was required to meet or exceed a number of product performance standards as well as quarterly on-time delivery evaluations of the Alesta® and E-Coat products it supplies to Worthington Industries. Suppliers are evaluated for continued improvement practices as well as price competitiveness and quality testing results.

Worthington Industries is a global diversified metals manufacturing company with 2016 fiscal year sales of $2.8 billion.