Siltronic, one of the world market leaders for wafers made of pure silicon and partner of many chip manufacturers, has awarded STREICHER Maschinenbau GmbH & Co. KG with the "Siltronic Supplier Award 2012". The prize is awarded to suppliers for special services every year. Customer satisfaction, quality, technology and service are the decisive criteria for evaluation. The best overall assessment over all criteria received STREICHER Maschinenbau GmbH & Co. KG for the year 2012. The company supplies Siltronic among others with floating zone plants for the production of crystals for energy applications.The prize was awarded during the Supplier Day in Burghausen on November 12th and 13th, 2013. About 150 representatives of 100 suppliers took part in the event. The focus of the Supplier Day of Siltronic was the intensification of the business relations.