Federal-Mogul Achieves Ford Q1 StatusSOUTHFIELD, Mich. - Federal-Mogul Corporation's Windsor, Ontario, Canada, facility has received Ford Motor Company's Q1 Award for outstanding quality. Federal-Mogul Windsor has a contract for machining V6 and V8 cylinder heads for Ford as well as a new contract for machining 5.4L connecting rods for the automaker.
"We congratulate the entire Windsor team for their dedication and hard work," said Michael C. Verwilst, senior vice president, Powertrain Systems. "This is a major milestone and we celebrate their success."
For 20 years, Ford facilities in the U.S., Canada, Mexico, Germany and the U.K. have all been home to Federal-Mogul Windsor's metal cutting systems for cylinder blocks, camshafts, connecting rods, crankshafts, oil pumps and bearing caps. Federal-Mogul Windsor has over 200 employees and machines connecting rods and cylinder heads for major automotive customers. The facility also manufactures machines and machining systems.
(Feb. 15, 2000)