Auto parts supplier Inteva Products LLC plans a multi-million dollar investment and creates 35 jobs in its Vandalia, Ohio technical center.
The company, which makes interior systems, closures, and roofs for automobiles, said in a November 15 press release that the investment and additional jobs will support initiatives for further research and development of its interior systems, including instrument panels, door panels, floor consoles, finishing materials, and others Components.
Inteva did not disclose the total investment amount, but said the project is backed by a $ 3 million performance grant from JobsOhio, plus additional grants of $ 70,000 from Montgomery County and $ 50,000 from the City of Vandalia.
“We are excited to continue growing and investing in our technology capabilities in Ohio,” said Marco Vomwege, Executive Director of Interior Systems at Inteva. “This investment will allow us to expand our in-house laboratory, tool and equipment manufacturing capabilities, increase our local workforce, and invest in new processing and robotic technologies.”
Phone calls to the company for further comments were not answered immediately.
Inteva opened the Vandalia plant in 2011 and expanded the site in 2016. The company that formerly produced interior fittings for Delphi Corp. war, has its own compounding, injection molding, compression molding and thermoforming operations.
Inteva is headquartered in Troy, Michigan and employs more than 12,000 people in 50 locations worldwide.