SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Jan. 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Chassix, Inc., a leading global automotive supplier of safety-critical lightweight casting and machining solutions, today announced the opening of a sales and engineering office in Munich, Germany.
Initially, the office will house sales and engineering teams to support Chassix's customers throughout Europe as it continues to expand globally and make major capital investments and open new facilities in Europe.
"This office will ensure that Chassix continues to serve our growing customer base in Europe, provide technical and engineering support, and enhance our rapid expansion in the region," said Michael Beyer, Chassix's chief financial officer.
With the increased emphasis placed on vehicle electrification, emissions reduction and improved fuel economy, Chassix is well positioned to continue to deliver the highest quality, timely and innovative lightweighting solutions to its customers around the globe.
Headquartered in Southfield, Michigan, Chassix is a leading vertically integrated global manufacturer of lightweight aluminum and iron cast and machined chassis, powertrain and sub-frame automotive components. By providing tailor-made engineering and manufacturing solutions for safety-critical products, Chassix is enabling lighter weight components and vehicles, while improving fuel economy and reducing emissions, while helping sustain the environment.
Chassix had sales of $1.0 billion in 2017. It operates 23 manufacturing facilities and four technical centers in seven countries, employing more than 4,500 people.
SOURCE Chassix, Inc.