A Franco-Mexican company starts operations in Aguascalientes Management personnel of the Economic Development Secretariat (SEDEC) led the opening of the Franco-Mexican company Fives Grinding Mexico, dedicated to the maintenance and design of machinery to produce powertrain parts, which will be located in the Valley Industrial Park of Aguascalientes (PIVA).
In this new plant that generates more than 25 specialized jobs of high professional value, it will manufacture its own machines, providing solutions for a market that usually acquires these services from other parts of the world, for which Aguascalientes will begin to be a producer of machinery and technology suitable for the new needs of the national industry.
The undersecretary of Investment Promotion of SEDEC stressed that in Mexico there is no other company that manufactures machines with the technology that will be produced here, which is only generated in countries like England, Italy, United States; in this plant there will be the reconstruction and revision of machines or tools, service maintenance during the life cycle of the machine, spare parts, inspection of parts, systems and quality, among others.
He highlighted the arrival of this company as an opportunity to produce innovation and solutions in the industry and for the industry of the state so, he said, the conditions are favored so that other companies in the sector also continue to grow.
Fives Grinding brings value to an ecosystem in which the automotive industry is very important, offering an opportunity for local companies to find solutions from their own territory and increasing their efficiency, profitability and business opportunities, he explained.
Fives Grinding Mexico arose from an alliance between the French company Fives Landis and the Mexican company SIMSA. The production area of its new plant has an area of 1,900 square meters, in addition to a metrology laboratory of 79 square meters.
Among its main clients are brands such as Mazda, General Motors (GM), Nissan, Chrysler, among others. The company has a presence in the United States, China, India, Africa of the South, Brazil and other parts of the world.