Metaldyne will supply Ford components of the transmission
The Metaldyne company received a contract from Ford for the supply of components for the new 6-speed automatic transmission. A new box will be used on cars, SUVs and small trucks with rear-wheel drive.The contract amount is not reported. Items will be produced at several plants Metaldyne in the United States, and then plant in Indiana will assemble them into modules and from there they will be put to the Ford.The Metaldyne company is a major supplier of metal components manufacturers. It produces parts transmissions, platforms, engines, and suspensions. In addition, Metaldyne is recognized as one of the leaders in the development of systems that reduce noise and vibration in the cabin. The headquarters of the company is located in Michigan, annual income equal to about 2 billion, employs more than 7.500 people in 13 countries.23.06.2005.