ATCHISON, Kan. - The Inverness Castings Group of Atchison Casting Corp. has been awarded contracts to supply parts for future Chrysler group vehicles.
The company will produce aluminum die-cast components for the front axle of the 2005 Jeep Grand Cherokee. Inverness will supply the components to Chrysler's Detroit axle plant.
Inverness of Dowagiac, Mich., also will supply castings for the LX rear-wheel-drive platform. The contracts cover production of a transmission mounting bracket and a suspension spacer.
Inverness said the contracts are valued at about $5 million in annual sales.