Metaldyne is one of the world s leading designers and suppliers of metal-formed components and assemblies for engine, transmission and chassis applications. The company offers engine connecting rods, transmission valve bodies, crankshaft dampers and pulleys, machined wheel-end components, forged and finished differential gears and assemblies and balance shaft modules. Its products are used in cars, minivans, sport utility vehicles, commercial trucks and off-highway vehicles throughout the world. Metaldyne employs more than 6,000 individuals and operates over 30 facilities in nearly 10 countries. Its clients include Chery, Chrysler, Ford, General Motors, Honda, Hyundai, Renault-Nissan and Toyota. The company has a location in Litchfield, Mich.