As a premier Tier One supplier, Grede has broad capabilities across multiple product lines that can deliver efficient, powerful and innovative solutions for its customers.
Grede is an independent company owned by Gamut Capital Management (Gamut), that designs, engineers, validates and manufactures high-quality ductile, gray and specialty iron castings for automotive, commercial and industrial markets.
Headquartered in Southfield, Mich. (USA), Grede offers complete precision machining and finishing services, as well as the assembly of diverse components into complete systems. It has 10 facilities in the U.S. with approximately 3,800 employees.
The Grede legacy dates to 1920 when William J. Grede founded Grede Foundries, Inc., with an iron foundry in Wauwatosa, Wis. The company has grown through a series of acquisitions. In February 2010, Grede combined assets with Citation Corporation to create the most diversified foundry company in North America. In August 2014, Metaldyne Performance Group (MPG) was formed by the joining of Metaldyne, HHI and Grede, and in 2017, MPG was purchased by American Axle & Manufacturing Holdings, Inc. (AAM).