DAYTON, OH – Behr America Inc. completes its 2-year joint venture with DaimlerChrysler AG, taking full ownership of the auto maker’s thermal products plant here. The two entered into the JV to ease the transition from DC to Behr management. With Behr having invested more than $60 million in new equipment and upgrades at the facility within the term of the JV and another $100 million investment planned by May 2005, the Dayton facility now becomes a crucial part of the supplier’s plans to ...

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