Company History

November 2004

Establishment of JD Norman Industries, Inc

January 2005

Acquisition of John Amann Sons Company, Inc.

  • Founded:  1904
  • Plant Location:  Woodridge, Illinois, USA
April 2006

Acquisition of High-Life Products, Inc.

  • Founded:  1977
  • Plant Location:  Lake in the Hills, Illinois, USA
July 2006

Acquisition of the Stamping Plant of Minerallac Company

  • Founded: 1894
  • Plant Location: Addison, Illinois, USA
December 2006

Acquisition of KL Industries, Inc.

  • Founded: 1947
  • Plant Location: Addison, Illinois, USA and Marion, South Carolina, USA
June 2008

Launch of JD Norman de Mexico, S. de R.L. de C.V.

  • Plant Location: Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico
July 2008

Acquisition of the Ohio Stamping Plant of Plastech Engineered Products, Inc.

  • Founded: 1948
  • Plant Location: Brooklyn, Ohio, USA
November 2009

Acquisition of HSM Industries de Mexico, S.A. de C.V.

  • Founded: 2004
  • Plant Location: Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico
September 2011

Launch of new manufacturing facility in Mexico

  • Plant Location: Apodaca, Nuevo Leon, Mexico (El Sabinal Industrial Park)
November 2011

Acquisition of Len Industries, Inc.

  • Founded: 1970
  • Plant Location: Leslie, Michigan, USA
June 2013

Acquisition of Federal-Mogul Corporation's Lydney, England, Plant

  • Founded: 1963
  • Plant Location: Lydney, England, United Kingdom
June 2013

Acquistion of Federal-Mogul Corporation's Windsor, Ontario, Plant

  • Founded: 1979
  • Plant Location: Windsor, Ontario, Canada
March 2014

Acquistion of Eptec S.A. de C.V. San Luis Potosi, Mexico

  • Founded: 1995
  • Plant Location: San Luis Potosi, Mexico
January 2016

Acquistion of Henman Engineering & Manufacturing, Inc.'s Muncie and Winchester, Indiana Plants

  • Founded: 1978
  • Plant Location: Muncie, Indiana, USA
  • Founded: 1999
  • Plant Location: Winchester, Indiana, USA