Founded in 1977, Ridgeview Industries is a privately held company that manufactures metal stampings and assemblies. The company produces a wide range of drive train, body structure, suspension, chassis and brake components for the automotive industry. Its products include engine cover brackets, hood spring assist assemblies, side rail roof reinforcements, brake shoes, hitch assemblies, seat frames, frame brackets and bumper corner braces. The company offers high-volume die and transfer tool stamping services, as well as a range of value-added services, such as design support, prototyping, tooling, welding, assembly and finishing. Ridgeview Industries serves a wide range of original equipment manufacturers and automotive and furniture customers. Headquartered in Grand Rapids, Mich., it has a manufacturing facility in Huntsville, Ala.