Solar Turbines, San Diego, California won the Malcolm Baldrige Quality Award in 1998: Solar’s structure of integrated teams begins with its leadership and extends to cross-functional work teams. At every level, teams are effectively linked to others, ensuring that decisions and actions do not occur in isolation or without understanding of business-wide impacts.
BPIR Categories9.3.4 Create & deploy teams
2.4.2 Create and implement outsourcing strategy
8.2.2 Create an environment for empowerment/innovation