September 30, 2016

Hi-Vol Products is acquired by LISI AUTOMOTIVE, to offer each company’s customers a global footprint for cold-forged and machined safety critical components

Hi-Vol Products is acquired by LISI AUTOMOTIVE, to offer each company’s customers a global footprint for cold-forged and machined safety critical componentsLISI Group announces the finalization of the agreement with ARCH Global Precision LLC for the acquisition of 100% of the assets of Hi-Vol Products LLC, a leading US manufacturer of mechanical safety components for the automotive industry with a recognized specialty in brake system fitting screws and components for direct injection petrol engines.

A family enterprise, innovating since 1777, LISI AUTOMOTIVE is an international development partner and manufacturer of quick-assembly solutions and safety critical components. LISI AUTOMOTIVE generated sales of 506 M€ in 2017 and is part of LISI an international company specializing in the design and manufacture of high value-added assembly solutions and components in the aerospace, automotive and medical sectors. LISI generated sales of 1643 M€ in 2017.


"With Hi-Vol Products, LISI AUTOMOTIVE strengthens its global position in mechanical safety components. The two Livonia sites will reinforce the LISI AUTOMOTIVE Safety Mechanical Components Business Group, already present in Europe, China and Mexico. This acquisition will allow us to accelerate our development in the United States and benefit from a strong technical base in North America, "said François LIOTARD, CEO of LISI AUTOMOTIVE.


As of September 21st 2018, Hi-Vol Products will operate under its new name : LISI AUTOMOTIVE Hi-Vol Inc.

September 30, 2016

Hi-Vol Products is Recognized by General Motors Global Supplier Quality & Development with the General Motors Supplier Quality Excellence Award for 2015

Hi-Vol GM Supplier Quality Excellence AwardHi-Vol Products was recently recognized by General Motors for meeting or exceeding a very stringent set of quality performance criteria by awarding Hi-Vol one of its General Motors Supplier Quality Excellence awards for 2015. This award was driven by Hi-Vol Products technological and quality advancements while producing several different components on a GM fuel system.

Hi-Vol Products currently supplies over 40,000 GDI Fuel system components daily to General Motors. These components are the heart of Hi-Vol’s success through the last 4 years. We at Hi-Vol believe much of our successes come from our ability to interact with our customers to make sure we understand and can help our customers with their most challenging applications. Our relentless efforts to improve our processes and products set us apart from the competition. Hi-Vol is currently working with many industry leaders on component designs for future direct injection programs.

September 20, 2013 Hi-Vol Featured in Production Machining Magazine: Changing Your Comfort Zone

Changing Your Comfort Zone

Through the years, leaders of many companies needed the courage to make the technological leap from machining precision parts on single-spindles to investing in their first rotary transfer machine.

Moving from known technology to something new is, to varying degrees, always a bit of a challenge. What if you were the leader of a company that doesn’t even do machining. Would jumping straight into the world of high volume rotary transfer production scare you to death? This is a story of the men and a company who did just that, and not only lived to tell the tale, but prospered...

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September 13, 2013 ARCH Global Precision Subsidiary Hi-Vol Products Announces Significant Business Developments

Hi-Vol Products, an ARCH Global Precision company, today announced the following significant business developments:

  • Multiple new fuel system component awards from several customers
  • Over $10 million in capital investments in support of new awards
  • Facility relocation to secure additional square footage in support of growth
  • Upcoming article in Production MachiningTM will feature Hi-Vol’s rapid expansion in producing difficult to machine, tight tolerance fuel system components for high pressure gasoline engine applications

Hi-Vol Products today announced that during the last eighteen months it has received over $25 million in new business awards for fuel system components. The awards encompass more than 15 different parts, covering seven different platforms with three different automotive OEMs. In response to these significant awards Hi-Vol has invested in excess of $10 million in capital equipment to support the successful launch of the underlying programs. While the capital investments have been made across multiple technologies, the majority of the investments have been made in Hi-Vol’s chosen machine tool technology partner – HydromatTM rotary transfer machines.

In addition to the equipment investment, Hi-Vol has also recently relocated its second facility within Livonia, Michigan to provide nearly 15,000 square feet of additional manufacturing and distribution floor space. Eli Crotzer, President and Chief Executive Officer of ARCH Global Precision commented, “the recent investments into equipment, expansion of our manufacturing footprint, and the hiring and training of additional skilled operators were all collectively undertaken to support the significant customer awards received at Hi-Vol. We are extremely pleased with the market leadership position that Hi-Vol Products has earned in the area of fuel system components for gasoline direct injection applications. Aside from awards for domestic applications, Hi-Vol will also be shipping fuel system components to Mexico, China and Europe in the coming months and years.”

Many of Hi-Vol Products’ accomplishments will be profiled in the October edition of Production MachiningTM magazine. Mr. Crotzer concluded, “ARCH Global is organizationally focused on growing our businesses through new product introductions and new market development. Hi-Vol’s continued success in the fuel system component arena provides a great example of the type of growth that can be achieved when our businesses identify and capitalize on shifting technological developments in the marketplace. Hi-Vol Products will continue to build upon its early leadership position in this technology and we expect further growth for many years to come.”

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