Bodine Electric had a little something extra to celebrate recently at the third annual Supplier Day in Orlando, Fla. Siemens Medical Solutions USA, who hosted the event, presented the Chicago-based distributor with its Top+ Supplier certification based on its performance in supplying Simens’ Nuclear Medicine Group with fractional horsepower electric gearmotors used in medical diagnostic imaging systems.

The certification is the highest of four levels of supplier rankings employed by the company and represents the top 2% of all Siemens Medical suppliers. Companies are ranked using a rating systems that takes into account four areas: purchasing, logistics, technology, and quality. Bodine scored a perfect 100% in logistics, 99% in technology, and 98% in quality.