UGN, Inc. is to supply wheel well insulators for future Nissan luxury models manufactured at the Smyrna, Tennessee factory.

Production will begin at the new UGN Jackson, Tennessee factory in December 2002 and the company expects to supply the technology to additional Japanese transplant models in 2003.

To support this business, UGN is investing $750,000 and hiring 10 additional employees at its newest manufacturing facility. The 150,000 square-foot facility officially opened on September 20.