HOMER, Mich. (May 3, 2016) — Brembo North America Inc. conducted the first pour recently at its new cast iron foundry built at its Homer brake parts production facility.
The $100 million Homer cast iron foundry is the fourth in Brembo's worldwide foundry network and the first Brembo cast iron foundry in North America. The foundry also is the third factory that Brembo has expanded or built at the Homer manufacturing site.
“The start-up of our new, state-of-the-art foundry in Homer is further proof of Brembo's commitment to Michigan and is a key component of Brembo's continued global expansion. The growth of our Homer operation exemplifies our commitment to the North American market — the top geographic market for Brembo worldwide,” said Matteo Tiraboschi, deputy executive chairman, Brembo S.p.A.