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Inteva Products, LLC Launches With More Than 90 Years of Tradition and Expertise


Inteva Products, formerly Delphi Interiors and Closures, provides customers with innovative interior and closure solutions

PRNewswire
Troy, Mich.
Mar 1, 2008

TROY, MICH., March 1, 2008 – Today marks the launch of Inteva Products, LLC, formerly Delphi Interiors and Closures. Inteva is an engineering, manufacturing and supply powerhouse serving customers around the world with innovative interior and closure solutions for vehicles ranging from entry level compacts and luxury sedans to pick-ups and massive commercial vehicles. With 17 facilities on three continents Inteva brings more than 90 years of product experience and expertise to customers while delivering flawless execution and superior engineering.

“This is a very exciting day as we embark on a journey with a new name, a new philosophy and a new professional path,” said Lon Offenbacher, Inteva president & CEO. “I believe we have the best team in the industry, allowing us to continue to provide our customers with the high level of service and creativity they have come to expect, while expanding our reach and capabilities with our new independent structure.”

Inteva engineers, technical centers and manufacturing sites located around the world ensure that solutions are designed to the customer’s exact specifications, on time and on budget. With the foundation of expertise and dedication of experienced Inteva team members, customers get the best in innovative solutions and insightful problem-solving.

Inteva’s full line of capabilities include:

Instrument Panels and Consoles – Inteva boasts extensive experience in designinnovation and product integration in instrument panels, consoles, and interior trim. Intoday’s competitive marketplace, interior quality and aesthetics are just as important as a stunning exterior. Consumers demand a sensational product experience when it comes to the interior of their vehicle. Inteva understands and delivers.

Cockpits – Inteva designs, assembles and sequences cockpits for some of the world’s best known automotive manufacturers. Offering full design, packaging and development services backed by expertise, Inteva delivers timely solutions to any manufacturing or assembly combination challenge.

Door Module and Window Lift Systems – Inteva is a pioneer in the automotive industry in door module technology, providing a competitive advantage with modular systems that can greatly reduce assembly time, material, mass, and cost while improving quality.

Closure Systems – Quality vehicle manufacturers around the world rely on Inteva for latches, strikers and actuators. Inteva products are designed to maximize value, performance, and reliability.

Advanced Development – Whatever product challenges vehicle manufacturers face, Inteva can tackle them with a combined knowledge of industry trends and a passionate, highly skilled workforce and innovative creative solutions. Inteva offers a full complement of in-house development, prototyping, materials, processing, and testing capabilities.

Inteva Facilities Include:

North America

Adrian Operations – Adrian, MI

Cottondale Operations – Cottondale, AL

Gadsden Operations – Gadsden, AL

Matamoros Operations – Matamoros, MX

Mexico Technical Center – Juarez, MX

North Kansas City Operations – Kansas City, MO

Orion Operations – Orion, MI

Vandalia Technical Center – Vandalia, OH

World Headquarters and Technical Center – Troy, MI

Europe

European Headquarters and Technical Center – Wuppertal, Germany

Woerth Operations – Woerth, Germany

Wolfsburg Customer Center – Wolfsburg, Niedersachsen, Germany

Asia/Pacific

Korean Door Systems (KDS) – Daegu, South Korea (joint venture)

Shanghai Inteva Automotive Door Systems (SDADS) – Shanghai, China (joint venture)

Contract Manufacturing

Grosspetersdorf, Austria

Doraville, GA

Flint, MI

About Inteva Products, LLC

Inteva Products, LLC has more than 90 years of experience and expertise, empowering some of the best automotive minds in the industry with global resources supported by more than 3,800 team members in 17 facilities on three continents. Inteva designs, engineers, manufactures, and assembles Instrument Panels, Consoles, Door Trim, Cockpits, Door Module and Window Lift Systems, Closure Systems and Advanced Development Solutions for leading OEMs around the globe. Our integration capabilities allow us to provide everything from small component parts to fully integrated vehicle subsystems. Inteva is committed to execute to the highest level possible for all customers to create solutions that meet quality and technical specifications while remaining on time and on budget. For more information visit www.intevaproducts.com.

 

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