Tool and fastening systems manufacturer Hilti is expanding its production network with a new facility in Matamoros, Mexico, that manufacturers fastening products for the North and Latin American markets.

Hilti and local community officials toured the plant during a grand opening event. The facility is scheduled to begin production in November and will allow Hilti to ship products directly to locations throughout North and Latin America, saving freight costs as well as reducings delivery times and the environmental impacts of transportation.

Source: Hilti