Helping build the Beetle

Vasilash, Gary S.
September 1997
Automotive Manufacturing & Production;Sep97, Vol. 109 Issue 9, p58
Trade Publication
Relates how Volkswagen de Mexico contracted with Umformtechnik Erfurt to increase its production from its Puebla, Mexico plant. Modernization/refurbization of press lines; Integration of new programmable controllers from Allen-Bradley; Upgrading of Weingarten presses with hydraulically actuated clutch/brake combinations.


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