PORTAGE, Mich. (WZZM) -- A supplier for the automotive and mechanical engineering industries cut the ribbon Monday on a new facility in Portage.
MANN+HUMMEL USA's South Campus allows for future business growth, according to Kurk Wilks, MANN+HUMMEL USA's vice president and general manager.
"Our new building is a great example of our strategic growth plan in action," said Wilks. "By providing innovative solutions to our customers we will continue to grow ag-gressively in the automotive industry."
The 220,000 square-foot facility will produce air cleaner systems, battery frames, and assemble intake manifolds and coolant reservoirs. It's also a warehouse and distribution center. By the end of this year, the company expects to have 200 workers there, bringing its Portage workforce to 500.