TRW Inc. increases its presence in Mexico with the opening of a 200,000-sq.-ft. brake facility in Santa Rosa Juaregui, Queretaro. The $35 million plant produces corner modules, disc brake calipers, drum brakes and wheel cylinders. It also is the only North American plant to make brake actuation systems. The plant replaces an outmoded facility that had been in the same central Mexico region. The actuation systems — brake master cylinders and vacuum booster modules — are new to Mexico ...

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