Grede offers flexible high-strength ductile, gray and specialty iron options that compete favorably in cost and weight reduction with aluminum, forgings and ADI (Austempered Ductile Iron), which offer exceptional durability and performance
Lightweighting: Automakers are facing tough new emissions and fuel economy standards, so shedding pounds is becoming absolutely mandatory. Among the nation’s largest producers of critical cast-iron components for cars, light trucks, and commercial and agricultural vehicles, Grede has a major stake in the drive to reduce component weight.
Manufacturing Process Versatility: Multiple Process Choices
Grede’s broad experience in manufacturing and development engineering enables us to thoroughly and effectively evaluate alternative manufacturing process choices.