HIROTEC AMERICA Announces a New Location in Chesterfield and Port Huron

Auburn Hills, MI., February 29, 2012 – Hirotec America, Inc. (HAI), an automotive supplier specializing in closure bodyshop assembly tooling and hemming systems announced that they will be opening a new facility in both Chesterfield and Port Huron, Michigan.

In response the growing demand for high-quality assembly and hemming systems, HIROTEC AMERICA has secured two additional manufacturing buildings that will be utilized for tooling integration.

“HIROTEC AMERICA has grown exponentially in the last few years and expanding our local manufacturing capacity is the next chapter in our story,” said Katsu Uno, HIROTEC AMERICA’s Chairman and CEO. “As we continue to grow and expand our local footprint, we continue our commitment to maintain a think-as-the-user approach and provide exemplary customer service.”

These new facilities, offer over 250,000 square feet of prime local manufacturing space. Additionally, HIROTEC AMERICA plans on hiring over 150-200 employees throughout the next few years.

“We are proud to be creating new jobs and investing in Michigan’s local economy,” said Brian McGinnity, HIROTEC AMERICA’s CFO. “It’s a privilege to work with these two great counties, while we continue to provide world-class quality products to our customers.”


HIROTEC AMERICA, Inc. is part of the HIROTEC Group Companies that has worldwide sales in excess of 1.3 billion dollars and 25 locations worldwide. For over 20 years, HIROTEC AMERICA has been providing innovative and highly flexible closure manufacturing solutions to automotive customers around the world. For more information, please visit www.hirotecamerica.com.

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