MALAYSIA: TRW Officially Opens Automotive Manufacturing Plant in Malaysia
TRW's chassis systems business today officially opened its manufacturing facility in Bukit Beruntung, Malaysia, to supply brake and chassis modules to Proton for the Waja GX-41 model. As a Tier-1 supplier to Proton, TRW's manufacturing operation is based on a modular concept. Construction of this state-of-the-art facility began in December 1999 on eight acres of land. Production started this month. Total investment for the facility was RM 92 million (US $24 million) and of that RM 67 million (US $18 million) was invested for land, building and equipment, with total manufacturing square footage of 4,700 sq./m. TRW employs 50 people at the plant.
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