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Walker Corp. Acquires Specialty International de Mexico

ONTARIO, CA-Walker Corp., a precision metalforming company, has acquired Specialty International de Mexico (SIM), a metal fabricating, welding, assembly and powder coating operation located in Monclova, NL, Mexico. The acquired company will become Walker Specialty International de Mexico, a division of Walker Corp.

Walker Corp. has also purchased equipment and leased facilities formerly occupied by Monterrey Metal Products (MMP) in Apodaca (Monterrey), NL, Mexico. This location also will operate as Walker Specialty International de Mexico.

“The addition of these two new facilities in Mexico allows Walker Corp. to serve the global needs of existing customers while expanding product offerings to new customers and new markets,” says Bruce Walker, president of Walker Corp. “We are excited about all of the metalforming opportunities in Mexico. By investing a substantial amount of capital and resources, we have established a truly international presence to better serve our global customers.”

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