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Detroit Diesel Remanufacturing Breaks Ground on New $8 Million Facility in Ohio

Detroit Diesel Remanufacturing Corp. broke ground yesterday for a new $8 million facility that will serve as an addition to the company's Detroit Diesel Remanufacturing-East complex. Detroit Diesel, a subsidiary of DaimlerChrysler AG, designs, manufactures, sells and services a complete line of medium and heavy duty diesel and alternative fuel engines for the commercial vehicle market. Detroit Diesel Remanufacturing-East produces 70 percent of the remanufactured Detroit Diesel engines nationwide. The company services its customers through a worldwide network of more than 2,700 authorized distributor and dealer locations.

CAMBRIDGE, OHIO — Detroit Diesel Remanufacturing Corp. broke ground yesterday for a new $8 million facility that will serve as an addition to the company’s Detroit Diesel Remanufacturing-East complex.

Detroit Diesel, a subsidiary of DaimlerChrysler AG, designs, manufactures, sells and services a complete line of medium and heavy duty diesel and alternative fuel engines for the commercial vehicle market. Detroit Diesel Remanufacturing-East produces 70 percent of the remanufactured Detroit Diesel engines nationwide. The company services its customers through a worldwide network of more than 2,700 authorized distributor and dealer locations.

Reliabilt is the brand name for Detroit Diesel Remanufacturing, an automotive and commercial truck engine product from Detroit Diesel Corporation. Through its five remanufacturing centers, Detroit Diesel Remanufacturing restores engines and other engine related products back to original factory condition.

The new 134,000-square foot manufacturing and distribution facility will be located on a 20-acre site in close proximity to the current Detroit Diesel Remanufacturing – East Center. Remanufacturing work will continue in both facilities, with some operations transferring from the current DDR-E facility to the new site. Cleaning and core processing operations will be transferred to the new complex, according to the company.

The new facility will add an additional 94 jobs and are expected to begin operations in June.

For more information about Detroit Diesel, go to: www.detroitdiesel.com.

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