Ideal Group is committed to the Detroit community. We collaborate with numerous non-profit organizations as well as fellow companies throughout the neighborhood. We believe in Southwest Detroit and work with these organizations to help families, stabilize the neighborhood, build a strong educational structure and create wealth in our community.
One of Ideal’s highest priorities is safety. For Ideal Group, Safety Comes in Cans – I Can, You Can, We Can. The Safety Comes in Cans program consists of identifying workplace and job site safety hazards while reinforcing good safety behaviors and urging the continuous improvement of safety performance.
The Ideal Group and the Venegas family congratulate Ideal Contracting, General Motors 2013 Supplier of the Year. The award is a tribute to Ideal Contracting employees, a positive group of people working with customers, subcontractors, and suppliers to deliver outstanding construction projects with exemplary safety standards.
Introducing the newest product innovation - the Ideal Shield parking block! Utilizing the newest technology, Ideal Shield’s parking block is made of an injection-molded polypropylene skin filled with expanded polypropylene beads. They never need to be painted, can hold up to even the harshest weather conditions, and are available in three colors. At only 6 pounds, the Ideal parking block is easily shipped. This environmentally-friendly block is made of recyclable material and can be customized with graphics.
Recently, Ideal Surplus made an exciting purchase of 57 brand new stand-alone generators. Not only are they able to support enough power for most business applications, they can also be converted for residential usage. A few units came on trailers and are mobile to be taken on to job sites. They can be powered by propane and can also be converted to run by natural gas and diesel. To learn more about these generators, please visit www.idealsurplus.com.
Ideal Setech Share-the-Spare (S-T-S) took over management of the GM Metal Fab Division’s critical spare parts on December 15, 2003. Some of the services provided include the management of $76 million in inventory, procurement of parts, repair of parts, warranty tracking, and 24 hour on-call part shipments. During S-T-S’ 10 years, $70 million in cost savings and $60 million in inventory reduction has been recorded. In the last two years, Powertrain and Assembly Operations critical spare programs have been added.
This past April, Ideal Contracting was awarded General Motors’ coveted 2013 Supplier of the Year for excellent contracting services, safety implementation, and client satisfaction. Frank Venegas congratulated Ideal Contracting, one of the sixty-eight suppliers worldwide to earn General Motors 2013 Supplier of the Year award, “We are especially proud to bring Ideal Contracting’s seventh and Ideal Group’s tenth GM Supplier of the Year award home to Southwest Detroit. Achieving out tenth prestigious SOY award is a significant milestone and a result of Ideal’s overall customer–focused commitment to Stay Ahead and Be the Best!”
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