SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Oct. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Chrysler Group LLC recently honored Federal-Mogul Corporation (Nasdaq: FDML) for its outstanding performance in providing a number of key powertrain components and enabling the successful launch of the 2011 Jeep® Grand Cherokee.
"The extraordinary work of the Federal-Mogul plants and the employees was integral to the successful launch of the 2011 Jeep® Grand Cherokee," said Eric Humphrey, Chrysler's senior manager of procurement. "We thank Federal-Mogul for their contribution to the program."
"Federal-Mogul is extremely proud of this recognition and is pleased to contribute to the success of the new Jeep® Grand Cherokee," said Federal-Mogul President and CEO Jose Maria Alapont. "I congratulate all of our team members who have been involved in designing, manufacturing and delivering leading technology and high-quality products for this program. Their work and this recognition contribute to our company strategy for sustainable global profitable growth."
The Federal-Mogul powertrain products recognized are produced at the company's facilities in Athens, Ala.; Blacksburg, Virg.; Lake City, Minn.; and Waupun, Wisc.
Federal-Mogul Corporation is a leading global supplier of powertrain and safety technologies, serving the world's foremost original equipment manufacturers of automotive, light commercial, heavy-duty, agricultural, marine, rail, off-road and industrial vehicles, as well as the worldwide aftermarket. The company's leading technology and innovation, lean manufacturing expertise, as well as marketing and distribution deliver world-class products, brands and services with quality excellence at a competitive cost. Federal-Mogul is focused on its sustainable global profitable growth strategy, creating value and satisfaction for its customers, shareholders and employees. Federal-Mogul was founded in Detroit in 1899. The company is headquartered in Southfield, Michigan, and employs nearly 43,000 people in 34 countries. Visit the company's Web site at www.federalmogul.com.
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