MITCHELL, Ind. (Nov. 10)—Dana Corp.´s Preferred Technical Group plant in Mitchell has won the Indiana Quality Improvement Award. Bestowed at a recent ceremony, the honor recognizes Indiana operations that have achieved "measurable progress in achieving quality," Dana said. The facility, which makes various air conditioning, heater and power steering hose components, took the award after showing a "clear commitment and general implementation of quality systems including significant, steady progress." the plant´s QS-9000 certification was a significant factor in its winning of the award.