Maxon opens liftgate plant in Mexico

May 2008
Trailer / Body Builders;May2008, Vol. 49 Issue 7, p4
Trade Publication
The article reports on the opening of the liftgate plant of Maxon Lift Corp. in Tijuana, Mexico. The new facility was designed for the high-volume production of commercial liftgates making process flows and associated efficiencies optimized. The facility features a new painting process, MAXPRO, which was developed to improve coating durability and corrosion resistance. It adds that the plant has a job shop area that can take special order requests beyond the processes in the assembly lines.


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