Inverness Castings Group Awarded Several New Program Parts With DaimlerChrysler
February 19, 2003
Atchison Casting Corp. (ACC), Atchison, Kan., announced that its Inverness Castings Group (ICG) has been awarded several new program parts with DaimlerChrysler. The parts awarded are for the Jeep Grand Cherokee front axle program, which consists of four aluminum die castings. This business will launch in the 2005 Model Year. The vehicle will be produced in DaimlerChrysler's JNAP facility in Detroit, Mich. The axles will be built at the Detroit Axle Plant. ICG was also awarded two castings for the new LX vehicle, which debuted at the Detroit North American Auto Show as the "Magnum." The parts are a transmission mounting bracket and a suspension spacer. ACC produces iron, steel and non-ferrous castings for a wide variety of equipment, capital goods and consumer markets.