TRW to close 4 plants, says more cuts ahead

Chappell, Lindsay
October 1996
Automotive News;10/21/1996, Vol. 71 Issue 5683, p42
Trade Publication
Reports that several plants belonging to TRW Incorporated will be closed, causing approximately 2,300 workers to be dismissed. Reason for the closures; When the plants will be closed; Other plants to be closed to be identified later; Comments from TRW's spokespersons; Impact of TRW's moves on suppliers; Background information on the company.


Related Articles

  • TRW opens lab for ASW research.  // Aviation Week & Space Technology;8/21/1989, Vol. 131 Issue 8, p87 

    Reports that TRW has opened a $10-million antisubmarine warfare (ASW) laboratory in McLean, Va., as part of TRW's increasing emphasis on ASW.

  • Financial analysts see TRW restructuring as plus. Mann, P. // Aviation Week & Space Technology;8/28/1989, Vol. 131 Issue 9, p26 

    Discusses the restructuring of TRW, Inc.'s space and defense sector, which financial analysts are reacting positively to and which is designed to enhance the company's competitiveness during the anticipated decline in US military spending.

  • TRW factory to get $12M renovation. Prizinsky, David // Crain's Cleveland Business;12/19/94, Vol. 15 Issue 51, p1 

    Reports on TRW Inc.'s efforts to upgrade production machinery at its engine valve plant in Cleveland, Ohio. Purpose of the rebuilding works; Plant's application for state loan; Overall plan that includes improvement of labor-management relations.

  • TRW, Mesa officials meet on plant safety.  // Ward's Auto World;Nov95, Vol. 31 Issue 11, p57 

    Reports on the shutdown of TRW's operations in Mesa, Arizona. Explosions related to the packaging of sodium azide/ferric oxide air-bag gas-generant propellant compounds; Complete review of operations to ensure a safe environment.

  • TRW expects global strategy to yield major sales growth. Prizinsky, David // Crain's Cleveland Business;11/18/96, Vol. 17 Issue 47, p7 

    Discloses the business goal of TRW Inc. from 1996 to year 2003. Global business agenda of the company; Nature and extent of the company's business operations; Financial performance for 1996; Expected export sales; Trading with China.

  • Large job cuts may not cut it at TRW. Thompson, Chris // Crain's Cleveland Business;08/10/98, Vol. 19 Issue 32, p10 

    Opinion. Comments on TRW Inc., decision to eliminate 7,500 jobs at its plant in Cleveland, Ohio. Response of investors towards the company's production cuts; Performance of the company's stock; Expectations for the company.

  • TRW lays off nearly 100 employees in anticipation of flattening production. Sherefkin, Robert // Crain's Detroit Business;6/26/95, Vol. 11 Issue 26, p4 

    Reports on TRW Inc.'s move to cut its automotive-electronics work force in Farmington Hills plant in an anticipation of flattening production. Number of employees affected; Compensations for the employees; Reason for the job cuts.

  • Use of artificial intelligence.  // Aviation Week & Space Technology;2/17/1986, Vol. 124 Issue 7, p79 

    Although TRW Inc. has reservations about some claims associated with artificial intelligence, the company is using these new software tools to try to control problems caused by its computer systems. Questions; Marketing claims; Human appreciationand interactions.

  • States sue TRW over credit-reporting practices.  // Consumer Reports;Nov91, Vol. 56 Issue 11, p710 

    Reports that attorneys general in 14 states have charged credit-reporting giant TRW with invading consumers' privacy and disseminating inaccurate information about them.

  • TRW to build up to 12 lightsats; First launch planned for 1992.  // Aviation Week & Space Technology;4/23/1990, Vol. 132 Issue 17, p24 

    Reports that TRW signed a contract with the Air Force Space Systems Division to build up to 12 lightweight Space Test Experiments Platform (STEP) satellites for government experiments over the next six years. Summarizes the first satellite's fourexperiments.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics