AUBURN HILLS, MI – It took nearly a decade to accomplish, but German supplier Kolbenschmidt Pierburg AG finally has a key missing piece to fill its global facilities puzzle: a North American technical center. This week, the producer of pistons, pumps and fuel-delivery and emissions-management components dedicates its 60,000-sq.-ft. (5,574-sq.-m) engineering, design, prototype and validation center to target the needs of North American auto makers. Initially housing some 70 technical, ...

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