MOLINE, IL--Deere & Co. has named Cloos Robotic Welding (Schaumburg, IL) as a partner-level supplier.

The tractor maker's highest supplier rating, the partner-level rating is given annually to suppliers that meet Deere's highest performance targets for quality, delivery, cost management, technical support and responsiveness.

Cloos supplies robotic welding equipment to the tractor maker's plant in Davenport, IA. For more information on robotic welding equipment, call Cloos at 847-923-9988 or visit