Diary of a Blaze

Chappell, Lindsay
August 1999
Automotive News;8/2/1999, Vol. 73 Issue 5831, p2i
Trade Publication
Reports on a fire that destroyed the Avon Automotive North America's gasket factory in Albion, New York on April 2, 1999. Efforts of Delphi Automotive Systems Corp. plant manager George Hayes to prevent the discontinuation of production of rubber seals used in radiators for automobiles of General Motors and Toyota; Avon's rebuilding of its presses; Fire prompting Delphi to review its supply chain.


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