Blackhawk de México, S.A., a ductile and gray iron foundry with the capability to produce casting parts from 5 to 400 kg in Green Sand and No Bake molding lines, serves clients mainly for the North American market. The company sells its products directly to OEMs and component manufacturers, and employs about 350 people.
In recent years, Blackhawk de México has increased its sales volume with clients like Sisamex, Meritor, John Deere, Case New Holland, CLAAS, CAT, Oshkosh and Ingersoll Rand. At the same time, the company has developed the capacity to supply its clients with high value-added finished products using internal resources as well as external suppliers.
The company’s main production unit is located in Villa de Garcia, NL, near Monterrey with a total annual capacity of 37,500 metric tons including both plants. The production lines are designed to produce small and medium sized batches in an efficient way and with low-cost structure. The plant has full testing capability and is certified in ISO-9001 and TS-16949.
Blackhawk is able to produce rough castings or castings with value-added operations such as machining, painting, heat treatment, and sub-assemblies mainly for the following markets:
• Heavy and light trucks
• Agricultural and construction equipment and tractors
• Material handling
• Air conditioning and vacuum compressors.