Troy, Michigan – Dayco has received a “best plant award” from PSA Group, the Michigan-based company announced on 26 May.
The award recognises the Dayco belt manufacturing plant in Manoppello, Italy, for its “performance in manufacturing excellence” according to the French automotive group’s quality standards.
The Dayco plant in Manoppello produces timing belts and timing belt-in-oil system used in multiple applications, engines and industries.
Opened in 1975 and acquired by Dayco in 1993, the Manoppello plant is also makes one of Dayco’s newest products, the electric power steering belt.
Dayco also manufactures PV belts, tensioners, pulleys and friction wheels for PSA’s gasoline, diesel and diesel mild hybrid engines.