In anticipation of a booming market for an advanced type of side air bags, Autoliv Inc. opens a new plant in Tilbury, Ontario, just east of Windsor, to produce one-piece woven inflatable curtains for a number of high-volume North American vehicles. Autoliv hasn't identified the specific vehicles to receive the advanced safety features, but its customers are General Motors Corp., Ford Motor Co. and DaimlerChrysler Corp. DCC is expected to add curtain air bags to its '03 model minivans. ...
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