Brembo invests $207 million in Nuevo León
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Monterey. , As part of its development plans, Brembo, a world leader in the design and production of high-performance braking systems, has today inaugurated the latest expansion of its plant in Escobedoin Mexico’s Nuevo León state during a ceremony led by the company’s North American president, Stéphane Rolland.
Italian firm’s CEO insists expansion begins in 2021 rRepresents an investment of $207 million in Mexico and will create 500 jobsApart from the 1,100 associates employed since 2016 who have settled in the town.
During the ceremony, held today in the presence of the state’s governor, Samuel García, the Italian ambassador to Mexico, Luigi De Chiara, the mayor of Escobedo, Andrés Mijes, as well as a number of Mexican officials and institutional representatives, who deHighlighting the benefits of investing in Nuevo León,
Expanding from a joint venture in Puebla in 1996 to the acquisition of Hess-Lemmerz’s brake component operations in 2007, today Brembo independently operates three facilities in Mexico.Established in 2016: Calipers Plant in Escobedo, NL, Escobedo Cast Iron Foundry and Disc Machining Plant in Apodaca.
“The expansion of the Escobedo plant significantly increases Brembo’s ability to serve our customers in North America,” said Stephane Rolland, president of Brembo North America.
“As Brembo continues to advance the world of brakes, advanced facilities like this one help bring our vision to life. This is another step in our mission to be a solutions provider and serve our customers globally represents.”
“Now that Nuevo León is transitioning from a traditional industry to an industry of the future,” said Governor Samuel García. “We are very pleased that our friends at Brembo, who recognized our potential even before 2016, are once again betting on Mexico as the best place to invest and do business.”
now fully operational Escobedo expansion of 30 thousand square meters (322 thousand 917 square feet) doubles factory outputImproving all stages of the aluminum calipers’ production process, from casting to manufacturing and assembly, creating 500 new jobs by 2027 in the process.
Brembo is a world leader in the design and production of automotive braking systems and components.High performance for major car manufacturersMotorcycles and commercial vehicles.
Founded in 1961 in Italy, Brembo has a longstanding reputation for providing innovative solutions for OEM and aftermarket. Brembo also competes in the world’s most challenging motorsport championships and has won over 600 titles.
With approximately 15,000 people in 15 countries, 30 production and commercial sites, 8 research and development centers and a turnover of 3,629 million euros in 2022, Brembo is the trusted solutions provider for all who demand the best driving experience.