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2011-06-28 04:03:00

TUALATIN, Ore., June 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Powin Corporation (OTC BB: PWON), an Oregon-based OEM and direct manufacturer of outdoor cookware products, gun safes, fitness and recreational equipment, truck parts, plastic products, renewable energy products and furniture for some of America's most well known retailers, today announced that it is studying expansion of its manufacturing facility that manufactures truck parts for Daimler's Freightliner trucks in Saltillo, the capital city of...

2011-06-09 13:35:00

PORTLAND, Ore., June 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) today announced that it plans to sharply increase production and employment levels at its Mt. Holly, NC and Portland, OR truck manufacturing plants during the last half of 2011. Production and hiring will also increase significantly at the company's Saltillo plant in Mexico. Over 1,230 new employees will be added to the company's manufacturing and administrative payroll in these three locations to accommodate...

2011-04-19 05:18:00

TUCSON, Ariz., April 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Neapco Components, a subsidiary of Michigan based Neapco Holdings, LLS has signed a 3 year contract extension for the provision of outsourced manufacturing support or, "shelter," services with The Offshore Group. The agreement will run through October of 2016. Neapco currently occupies 34,822 square feet of industrial space at The Offshore Group's La Angostura Industrial Park in Saltillo, Coahuila, Mexico. The company will expand its...

2011-02-28 05:18:00

TUCSON, Ariz., Feb. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Miamisburg, Ohio-based CBC Connect, a member of the Carlton Bates Company, has extended its contract for manufacturing support, or "shelter" services, in Mexico with The Offshore Group through 2015. The company has operated a manufacturing in Mexico facility in Saltillo, Coahuila at The Offshore Group's La Angostura Industrial Park since 2005. Approximately 140 workers are employed in the manufacture of industrial wire harnesses and Deutsche...

2011-02-23 14:17:00

NEW ALBANY, Ohio, Feb. 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Commercial Vehicle Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: CVGI), a leading supplier of fully integrated system solutions for the global commercial vehicle market, is pleased to announce that it held a ceremony to break ground marking the start of construction on the Company's new production facility in Saltillo, Mexico. The 159,550 square-foot facility is expected to be completed in August 2011 with initial operations starting in March 2011. The CVG facility...

2010-10-20 10:21:00

SALTILLO, Mexico, Oct. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Cifunsa Diesel, S.A. de C.V. will supply gray iron block castings to Ford Motor Company for its 4.6L, 5.4L and 6.8L gasoline-powered V8 engines. The components will be used mainly for 2011 E Series Vans, Expedition/Navigator, and some passenger car applications. Production is underway at Cifunsa's manufacturing facility in Saltillo, Mexico and Cifunsa will achieve 100 percent capacity for the program by early 2011. Components are being...

2010-07-20 05:18:00

TUCSON, Ariz., July 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Plymouth, Minnesota-based Turck, Inc. has extended its contract for manufacturing support, or "shelter" services, in Mexico with The Offshore Group through 2015, and has announced that it will expand its manufacturing footprint at the Saltillo, Coahuila production facility from its current 47,901 square feet to 69,645 square feet. It is anticipated that this expansion will generate an additional 250 jobs at The Offshore Group's La Angostura...

2010-04-08 05:18:00

TUCSON, Ariz., April 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Kenosha, Wisconsin-based Powerbrace Corporation has opted to extend its agreement for services in Mexico with The Offshore Group until 2017. Powerbrace initiated operations at The Offshore Group's La Angostura Industrial Park in Saltillo, Coahuila at the beginning of 2005. Today the company occupies a total of 101,195 in three industrial buildings. According to the company's President, Mike Weber, "The decision to commit to extending our stay in...

Word of the Day
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'