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Jul 17, 2014, 16:54 ET
Vari-Form was honored as a finalist during the Chrysler and Fiat fourth annual Strategy Meeting and Supplier Awards Ceremony at The Palace of Auburn Hills, Mich. Scott Kunselman, Head of Purchasing and Supplier Quality, Chrysler Group (2nd from left) and Scott Garberding, Head of Group Purchasing, Fiat S.p.A. (far right) presented the award to Vari-Form executives Doug Viohl, Randy Nicholls, and Jim Maraz. (PRNewsFoto/Vari-Form)

Vari-Form Honored by Chrysler Group LLC as Top-Performing Supplier Finalist for 2013

 Chrysler Group LLC honored its top-performing suppliers during the Company's 2014 Annual Strategy Meeting and Supplier Awards Ceremony held...

Apr 28, 2014, 13:16 ET
Twenty managers and engineers in the SAE of China delegation toured the Vari-Form Technical Center and plant in Strathroy, Ontario this week. One highlight of the plant tour was a visit to the hydroform production cell that manufactures frame rails for the 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray. (PRNewsFoto/Vari-Form)

Vari-Form Hosts SAE of China Delegation at Its Design and Manufacturing Centers in Canada

On Monday, April 7, a delegation of twenty visitors from prominent Chinese auto producers and tier suppliers visited Vari-Form design and...

Mar 26, 2014, 18:02 ET
Vari-Form, the industry leader in Pressure Sequence Hydroforming, recently retired "Old Faithful," claimed to be the first machine anywhere in the world to hydroform an automotive structural part. During its 23-year lifespan, this pioneering machine produced almost ten million parts. (PRNewsFoto/Vari-Form)

Vari-Form, Pioneering Hydroformer to the Automotive Industry, Retires Historic Press

 After 23 years of service, Vari-Form, the industry leader in Pressure Sequence Hydroforming, has announced the company's retirement of the...

Nov 05, 2013, 09:10 ET

Vari-Form to Provide Tubular Hydroform Components for the All-New 2014 Jeep Cherokee

 Early reviews of the 2014 Jeep® Cherokee have given the automotive press, fans, enthusiasts and consumers a first look at an all-new...

Sep 09, 2013, 16:49 ET

Vari-Form Announces Joint Venture Agreement with Italy Automotive Supplier EMARC SpA

Vari-Form today announced the signing of a joint venture agreement with EMARC SpA of Piemonte, Italy. The new agreement increases manufacturing...

Aug 06, 2013, 18:20 ET
Vari-Form announces the appointment of Dan Millmun for business development in China. Dan will spearhead efforts to expand hydroforming business throughout Asia. (PRNewsFoto/Vari-Form)

Dan Millmun Joins Vari-Form to Expand Sales Presence in China

Vari-Form is pleased to announce the appointment of Dan Millmun for business development in China. In this role, Mr. Millmun is spearheading the...

May 29, 2013, 09:00 ET
Backbone of the lightweight aluminum 2014 Corvette Stingray frame is a set of hydroformed aluminum tube center sections from Vari-Form (blue highlight), bridging the gap between two pairs of connecting nodes and front/rear crush-zones.  (PRNewsFoto/Vari-Form)

Hydroformed Aluminum Frame Rails from Vari-Form Help GM Reduce Weight of the New-Generation 2014 Corvette Stingray

 Participation in the much-anticipated debut of the 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray successfully extends the collaboration between Vari-Form...

Apr 16, 2013, 09:30 ET

Automotive Supplier Vari-Form Establishes Strategic Alliances in India and Korea

 Vari-Form, the industry leader in hydroforming for automotive structures, continues to expand strategic and tactical relationships in the...

Jan 22, 2013, 09:51 ET
At a ceremony in Strathroy, Ontario, Canada, Vari-Form received the General Motors Supplier Quality Excellence Award for 2012. The award was presented by GM representatives Debra Hart, Supplier Quality Engineer, and Andre Harris, Team Leader-Structures-Stampings (at right). Accepting the award for Vari-Form were Paul Amarelo, Operations Manager (Plant E), and Shawn Thompson, Quality Assurance Manager.  (PRNewsFoto/Vari-Form)

Vari-Form Receives Quality Excellence Award From GM

 Vari-Form, the leader in Pressure-Sequence Hydroforming for the automotive industry, announced today that it has received the General...

Oct 02, 2012, 12:10 ET
Deusen Acquicon, led by international auto executive Juergen Deussen, teams with Vari-Form to help expand hydroforming business in Europe.  (PRNewsFoto/Vari-Form)

Vari-Form Announces Strategic Partnership with Deussen Acquicon to Help Expand Hydroforming Business in Europe

Vari-Form, the industry leader in Pressure-Sequence Hydroforming, today announced it has entered into a strategic agreement with Deussen Acquicon....

Aug 07, 2012, 09:00 ET

Vari-Form Expands Hydroforming Relationships in China

 Vari-Form, the industry leader in Pressure-Sequence Hydroforming, has announced expanded strategic relationships with major Chinese OEM and...

Jul 09, 2012, 11:41 ET

Vari-Form Demonstrates Hydroforming Advantages at AUTOSTEEL's "Great Designs In Steel" Conference

Vari-Form, the industry leader in Pressure-Sequence Hydroforming, delivered a comprehensive demonstration of their proprietary hydroforming...

Mar 13, 2012, 10:52 ET
In the Vari-Form study, the structural integrity of each system was measured against an equivalent stamped system.  (PRNewsFoto/Vari-Form)

Vari-Form Poised for Global Growth

 Vari-Form, the industry leader in Pressure Sequence Hydroforming, today announced the results of an in-depth engineering study that shows...

Jan 25, 2010, 16:05 ET

Automotive Supplier Vari-Form Receives Ford Q1 Award for Hydroformed Component Production Quality, Reliability, and Service

Vari-Form, one of the world's largest producers of hydroformed structural components for the automotive industry, received the prestigious Ford Q1...

May 16, 2008, 01:00 ET

Automotive Supplier Vari-Form Receives Ford Q1 Award for Hydroformed Component Production Quality, Reliability, and Service

TROY, Mich., May 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Vari-Form, one of the world's largest producers of hydroformed structural components for the automotive...

Oct 30, 2007, 01:00 ET

Automotive Hydroform Supplier Vari-Form and Ford Engineering Team Receive the Henry Ford Technology Award

WARREN, Mich., Oct. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Vari-Form, one of the world's largest producers of hydroformed structural components for the automotive...

Feb 06, 2004, 00:00 ET

Vari-Form Receives Sixth Consecutive 'Best in Class' Supplier Award from Collins & Aikman

STRATHROY, Ontario, Feb. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Vari-Form, the leader in hydroforming technologies, has received the 2002 Supplier Award for Best in...

Oct 16, 2003, 01:00 ET

Vari-Form Awarded Contract to Produce Second Hydroformed Automotive Front Structure

WARREN, Mich., Oct. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Vari-Form, the leader in hydroforming technologies, was awarded a contract to produce a hydroformed Front...

Aug 16, 2002, 01:00 ET
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Vari-Form Receives Collins & Aikman Best in Class Award

STRATHROY, Ontario, Aug. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Vari-Form, the leader in hydroforming technologies, has received the 2001 Supplier Award for Best in...

May 10, 2002, 01:00 ET

Vari-Form Appoints Nicholls as Strathroy, Ontario Plant Manager

CHESTERFIELD, Mich., May 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Vari-Form, the leader in hydroforming technologies, announced it has appointed Randy Nicholls as...