Metaldyne Performance Group Inc.
-In April 2017, American Axle & Manufacturing (AAM) completed the acquisition process of Metaldyne Performance Group (MPG). As a result, MPG became a wholly owned subsidiary of AAM.
-The Company manufactures highly engineered metal components for powertrain and safety-critical applications in the light, commercial, and industrial vehicle markets.
-The Company is organized into three segments:
- HHI: Manufactures highly engineered metal-based components used in powertrain and safety-critical applications primarily for the North American light vehicle market.
- Metaldyne: Manufactures highly engineered metal-based components for powertrain applications in global light vehicle markets.
- Grede: Manufactures cast, machined and assembled components for light, commercial, and industrial vehicle markets.
-The Company was formed through the merger of three metal-forming manufacturing companies: HHI Holdings; Metaldyne, LLC; and Grede Holdings. The Company's majority owner, American Securities LLC, and its affiliates acquired HHI Holdings in October 2012; Metaldyne, LLC in December 2012; and Grede Holdings in June 2014. The merger of the three companies was completed in August 2014.
Competitors based on manufacturing technology and process
|Advanced machining and assembly||BorgWarner, GKN, Linamar, Magna|
|Aluminum die casting||Aisin, Dongnam Precision, Ryobi|
|Cold and warm forging||American Axle, Hirschvogel, Linamar, Sona BLW|
|Hot forging||American Axle, Amtek, Hirschvogel, Linamar|
|Iron casting||Metal Technologies Inc., Neenah Enterprises, Waupaca|
|Powder metal forming||GKN, Mahle, Miba|
|Rubber and viscous dampening assemblies||Knorr-Bremse, Vibracoustic, Winkelmann|
-The Company is listed on the New York Stock Exchange. The Company’s IPO took place on December 12, 2014. As of December 31, 2015, American Securities and its affiliates own 75.7% of the Company’s outstanding common stock.
-Balance shaft systems
-Dual-mode rubber dampers
-Variable cam timing components
-Piston cooling jets
-Fracture-split camshaft caps
-Variable oil pump components
-End cover assemblies
-Powder metal carriers
-Idler gears with integral park gears
-Profilated annulus ring gears
-Annulus ring gears
-Transmission pump bodies
-Integrated axle tubes
-Ring & pinion gear forgings
-Powder metal transfer case sprockets
-Axle hypoid stem pinions
-Axle hypoid ring gears
-Transaxle final drive gears
-Ball joint housings
-Wheel spindle assemblies
-Caliper anchor brackets
|Oct. 2012||American Securities LLC acquired HHI Holdings.|
|Dec. 2012||American Securities LLC acquired Metaldyne, LLC.|
|Jun. 2014||American Securities LLC acquired Grede Holdings.|
|Aug. 2014||Completed merger of HHI Holdings; Metaldyne, LLC; and Grede Hodlings to form Metaldyne Performance Group Inc.|
|Dec. 2014||Launched IPO on the New York Stock Exchange.|
Supplemental Information 1
>>>Business report FY2006 (Metaldyne Corporation)
>>>Business report FY2007 (Metaldyne Corporation)
>>>Business Report up until FY ended March 31, 2014 (Metaldyne, LLC)
>>>Business Report FY ended Dec. 31, 2014 (Metaldyne Performance Group)
Note: A figure in brackets ( ) indicates a loss