Melling announced that it has been awarded a Tier 1 business contract to design & manufacture an aluminum water pump for the General Motors 1.6 Liter Engine. This water pump will be manufactured at the Melling facility in Sao Paulo, Brazil and shipped to the General Motors engine assembly plant in Toluca, Mexico.
This General Motors 1.6 Liter engine is currently in production and will be used for vehicles in the Mexico marketplace.
Mark Melling, CEO of Melling, noted “As a company, we are driven to provide superior service in both the design and development of fluid technology products to our OEM customers.
Melling is a leading manufacturer of fluid pumps including oil, water and fuel pumps for gas, diesel, transmission and hybrid applications as well as other powertrain components to the worldwide transportation industry. Melling serves the global transportation original equipment and aftermarket segments and is noted for its world-class engineering, product development, and distribution capabilities. Melling operates ten (10) facilities in North America and Brazil.