External evaluation

Aspect of adoption to the Index of SRI(Social Responsibility Investment)
Selected 150 brands of Morningstar Socially Responsible Investment Index (June 2003~)


June 5, 2017
   China   Special Award for energy-saving and emission-reduction of environmental preservation promotion

Sanden (Shanghai) Automotive Air-Conditioning Co., Ltd. (SSA) received special award of Jinqiao Economic-Technological Development Area in Shanghai for implementing its superior proposition with the theme of energy-saving, emission-reduction and environmental preservation.

April 26, 2017
   Indonesia   Best Vendor 2016

In a customer gathering event in Jakarta, P.T. Sanden Indonesia (PSI) was awarded by P.T. SUZUKI INDOMOBIL MOTOR as Best Vendor in 2016 for two consecutive years.

April 19, 2017
   The USA   Best Supplier in 2017

Sanden Vendo America Inc. (SVA) was awarded by Shasta Beverages as the Best Supplier in 2017 for providing superior service.

April 19, 2017
   Japan   The Prize for Creativity

The Commendation for Science and Technology by the Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology of FY2017 was held in Gunma prefecture and 9 employees of Sanden Group received the Prize for Creativity for contribution to their occupational improvement of technology by outstanding creativity.

March 1, 2017
   Thailand   The Good Health Management Award

Sanden (Thailand) Co., Ltd. (STC) participated in The 1st International Conference on Occupational and Environmental Diseases (ICOED) and was awarded for promoting good health management in the workplace at the national level by Minister of Public Health.

February 1, 2017
   Japan   Machinery and Metal Industry Engineer Award of Gunma Prefecture in FY2016

An engineer of Sanden Advanced Technology was awarded in the field of industry related technological development for promoting the industrial development in Gunma prefecture for many years.

January 29, 2017
   Japan   The Excellence Award of Civil Engineering Design Prize

The award ceremony of “Civil Engineering Design Prize 2016” was held at Japan Society of Civil Engineers, Public Interest Incorporated Association. Sanden Forest Akagi Plant was awarded for excellence by using Neo-Natural River Reconstruction Method for Landscape and design development.

January 25, 2017
   Japan   QC Circle Excellent Enterprises and Offices in FY2016

At National Olympics memorial youth center, Sanden Holdings Corporation was awarded for QC circle excellent enterprises and offices in FY2016 by Union of Japanese Scientists and Engineers and QC circle headquarters.


December 19, 2016
   India   First Prize Customer Value Leadership

Pranav Vikas (India) Ltd (PVL) participated in the Project Evaluation and Recognition Program (PERP) organized by Frost & Sullivan. PVL was awarded for the First Prize under Customer Value Leadership category in the Manufacturing Sector.

November 29, 2016
   Japan   QC circle conference

The 46th QC circle conference was held at Tokyo Big Sight and “Hot Forging circle” from Sanden Automotive Components Corporation won the QC circle chief’s silver award.

November 25, 2016
   Japan and China   Quality Excellence Award and Best Localization Support Innovation Award

Sanden Automotive Components Corporation and Sanden Huayu Automotive Air-Conditioning Co., Ltd. (SSB) received Quality Excellence Award and Best Localization Support Innovation Award respectively from Volvo Car for their outstanding contributions to Volvo in terms of quality and sustained growth.

May 4th and 5th, October 4th, 2016
   Pakistan   2016 SUPPLY-ABILITY AWARD

Sanpak Engineering Industries (Pvt.) Ltd.(SPK) won 2016 SUPPLY-ABILITY AWARD for 100% on-time supply-ability performance by Pak-Suzuki Motor Company LTD. and Honda Atlas Cars (Pvt.)LTD. on May 4th, 5th and October 4th respectively.

September 29, 2016
Japan   Autumn QC circle conference

The 5839th Autumn QC circle conference was held at Isesaki city cultural hall. Team SIM24 circle from Sanden System Engineering Corporation won a conference award and JEN―Ⅲcircle from Sanden Automotive Components Corporation won an excellent award.

September 24, 2016
India   Small Group Activity Gold Award

Quality Circle Forum of India organized Delhi Chapter Convention 2016 which was held at BML Munjal University in Haryana, India. “EVEREST” and “WARRIOR” circles of SANDEN VIKAS (INDIA) Pvt. LTD. won gold award.

September 21, 2016
Japan   Eco Business Site

Sanden Tokai / Hokuriku Branch has been certified as an Eco Business Site by Nagoya City for their voluntary and active engagement in environmentally conscious efforts.

August 30, 2016
Thailand   Zero Accident Award

Sanden (Thailand) Co., Ltd. achieved the silver level award for non-major accident happening from work for 3,701,757hrs.long at the zero accident campaign 2016.

August 30, 2016
India   ACMA 2016 Gold Trophy

Pranav Vikas (India) Pvt. Ltd. won ACMA (Automotive Component Manufacturers Association) gold trophy for excellence in quality and productivity for PVL. They have been achieved this honorable award based on the continuous, relentless efforts put in by the team to improve over the years.

July 15, 2016
Japan   The Kanto Branch Chief Gold Award

Hot Forging circle from Sanden Automotive Components Corporation won the branch chief gold award at QC Circle Conference organized by Kanto branch.

June 11, 2016
Poland   Medal of Merit for the Health of the Nation

Sanden Manufacturing Poland sp. z o.o. employee who is an active Honorary Blood Donor was awarded by Polish Minster of Health with Medal of Merit for the Health of the Nation.

June 10, 2016
Japan   The All Japan QC Circle Conference

Times Square circle from Sanden Retail System won a gold award for clerical work, sales and service section of The All Japan QC Circle Conference.

June 6, 2016
Poland   Woman of the Year 2015 in Logistics

Sanden Manufacturing Poland sp.z o.o. Logistics Manager Joanna Patera was awarded for her achievements in optimization of logistic processes through New Logistics Centre in Poland with Woman of the Year 2015 in Logistics.

April 20, 2016
Japan   Award for Creativity

The Commendation for Science and Technology by the Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology was given to 6 Sanden employees for their improvement activities at Gunma prefectural office.


December 13 2013
Taiwan Council of Labor Affairs Appreciation Award

Sanden International Taiwan Corporation got “Taiwan Council of Labor Affairs Appreciation Award” of investigation of labor situation.


September 2012
Creating Tomorrow Gala September 28th, 2012 - Warsaw

Sanden Manufacturing Poland Sp.z.o.o. was awarded with First Award – Enterpreneur Supporting Creativity Award – in the 3rd edition Creating Tomorrow contest organized by Polish Agency for Enterprise Development, for creation of atmosphere of support for creativity and initiative of employees. The award is the symbol of appreciation for both projects deriving from Small Group Activities as well as individual ideas submitted within Suggestion System. Sanden Manufacturing Poland Sp.z.o.o. employee, Waldemar Tutaj was awarded with special award for his project on recovery of heat energy from air compressor.

May 2012
Sanden International Taiwan receives “Best Quality Award” by Honda
April 2012
Sanden International Taiwan receives “Special Contribution Award” by Ford

February 2012
Receiving a special award at the 2012 ILLE ET VILAINE OSCAR CEREMONY

Sanden Manufacturing Europe S.A.S. has been awarded as Special Award for his development history in the territory& his dynamism for diversification to ECO-products (Domestic Water Heat Pump / Automotive Electrical Compressor) involving technical & social breakthroughs.
This is 1st time in 26 years that an international company is awarded.
This is an important recognition from local and regional actors for work realized and strategies used.

February 2012
Receives “Maritime Bureau Award”
January 2012
Automotive Air-conditioning Technology Philippines, Inc.* receives ‘Philippines Quality Award ’


November 2011
Sanden Vikas India receives ‘Deming Application Award’
November 2011
Receives the ‘OVERALL EXCELLENT PERFORMANCE VENDOR2010 AWARD’ by Malaysian automotive maker Perodua
September 2011
Introduced as an example of “factories that provide for the harmonious coexistence of industry and the natural environment”” by OECD (Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development) .
July 2011
Receives “Core supplier Award” by PSA .
April 2011
Receives the “Chrysalide Eco-TechnologyAward” from the city of Rennes in France.