ThyssenKrupp Crankshaft to Cease Ohio Operations, Consolidate to Illinois
The two machining plants produce crankshafts for the North American heavy-duty automotive, truck and engine markets. ThyssenKrupp Crankshaft currently employs 359 at its Fostoria machining facility. In Danville, the company employs 123 at its machining plant, 112 at its forging facility and 38 at its corporate headquarters. Total employment at ThyssenKrupp Crankshaft’s Danville machining, forging and corporate facility is expected to exceed 400 by November 2009.