Tucson, Arizona 22 October 2015 – Walbro announced today the addition of diesel systems design and manufacturing capabilities in their Cass City, Michigan engineering center and manufacturing site. Walbro is now offering customers integrated diesel fuel tanks and diesel exhaust fluid (DEF) tanks and systems, in addition to their current gasoline fuel systems products.
“We are excited to announce yet another investment that positions Walbro to provide expanded services and system solutions to our partners,” states Matthew Riddle, Walbro President and CEO. “This capability is one of many key strategies in building upon our deep-rooted experience in fuel systems along with our desire to continue providing innovation and value to our customers,” adds Riddle.
“We are proud of our team as they continue to execute these new key projects on time and within budget. We have installed our production equipment lines to supply complete diesel systems solutions and have produced our initial applications with a flawless start up,” says Christopher Quick, Walbro Senior Vice President, Business Development and Strategy.
“Our customers are looking to Walbro for complete solutions. This newly added capability positions us to support our current customers and allows us to expand into new markets,” Quick adds.
Celebrating 65 years of innovation, Walbro is a global market leader in engine management and control systems for the lawn and garden, recreational and marine, construction, agriculture and outdoor power equipment markets, and a leading supplier of flow control products for medical and industrial equipment markets. Walbro manufactures carburetors, ignition systems, fuel injection, air/fuel management systems, pumps, valves and fuel storage and delivery systems.
Walbro is a global organization with manufacturing and engineering facilities in China, Japan, Mexico, Thailand and the United States, and corporate headquarters in Tucson, Arizona. Additional information regarding Walbro is available at www.walbro.com/.
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