MacLean-Fogg Component Solutions will invest in new machining equipment to expand its Fastener Components division's manufacturing capabilities in Mundelein, Illinois.
Fastener Components’ Mundelein facility manufactures over 600,000,000 internally threaded fasteners each year for automotive and other industries. Fastener materials include low and medium carbon steel, stainless steel, aluminum, brass, bronze, copper and alloys.
Duncan MacLean, President, said, "Our commitment to providing value-added, engineered, customer-focused solutions that leverage our material forming expertise and operational excellence is further demonstrated by our recent investments in state-of-the-art CNC and multi-spindle screw machines.”
“These investments expand MFCS's ability to provide technologically advanced fasteners and engineered component solutions to our customers in the following industries: automotive, heavy-duty truck and trailer, industrial engine, off highway, recreational vehicle, military, defense and industrial. The new investments allow us to expand our product lines in valves, sleeves, fittings, pintles, shafts, small gears and fasteners,” he added.
Christopher Martens, General Manager, Fastener Components, said, "We are very excited about our new capabilities and the resulting growth opportunities. This expansion in our ability to provide a wide range of net shape and near net shape products allows us to further assist our customers, helping them realize efficiencies and cost savings. Initial customer response has exceeded expectations."