Located in Pontiac, Michigan, the company is Melling’s second addition of basic manufacturing located domestically in the past month.
Celebration video features the fifth generation involved in the Melling family business.
Based in Blackpool, England, Performance Springs specializes in springs for the automotive and industrial sectors.
Melling Water Pumps are assembled and tested in Jackson, Michigan.
After making its acquisition of Preferred Components in 2018, the product line has expanded to now offer water pumps, according Mark Melling CEO.
Over the years, Melling has made acquisitions, expanded its product lines and says it has worked to position itself as a viable alternative supplier to the AWDA members.
The award was accepted by Melling Catalog Specialist Colin Cook on behalf of the entire Melling Engine Parts product content team in Jackson, Michigan.
Guy Broyles, vice president of merchandise, O’Reilly Auto Parts, presented the award stating, “Melling has drastically improved their content quality while providing clean, concise and complete vehicle application content. They are currently at 99 percent attribute coverage for their product line, consisting of over 5,000 part numbers.”
Preferred Components Inc. (PCI), based in the Seattle area, will continue to operate in its current location as a separate division of Melling Tool Co.
ShowMeTheParts.com now includes more than 320 brands covering more than 4,320 part types, and millions of applications.
Stop by and get an autograph from Melling-sponsored driver and two-time NHRA Pro Stock World Champion Erica Enders on Nov. 1.
Internal Engine Parts consists of nine engine parts warehouses located across the Southeastern United States with more than 70 employees.