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Continuous Improvement

Six Sigma DMAIC Problem Solving! Each and every day at Detroit Chassis, our people help move the world forward with exceptional assembly of products. We encounter different challenges, we innovate with creativity to address those obstacles, we strive to make a difference in the lives we touch, and satisfy the needs of our customers. We […]

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2016 Safety Review

CONTINUING THE FOCUS ON WORLD CHAMPION PERFORMANCE! Great things are happening at Detroit Chassis and we are eager to talk about it! Our Safety performance improved for the 3rd straight year, from a peak of 16 annual recordable injuries in 2014, 13 in 2015 and then a dramatic reduction to only 3 injuries in 2016. […]

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Customer Satisfaction Survey Results

Customer Satisfaction Survey Results F53 Motor Home and F59 Commercial Truck manufacturers recently participated in the Detroit Chassis Customer Satisfaction Survey. Detroit Chassis has made it a point to conduct this survey annually since 2005. The survey conducted in July 2016 reflects that F53 Motor Home and F59 Commercial Truck manufacturers continue to be pleased […]

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2016 Summer Celebration

2016 Summer Celebration Fun, Food and Fellowship Detroit Chassis conducted its annual Summer Celebration Thursday, July 28, 2016 on the grounds of the plant on Lynch Rd. In spite of the threat of rain, it was a perfect day for the event with 82 degree winds and partly sunny skies. We were all able to […]

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Safety Update

SAFETY UPDATE Nearing 150 Days Injury Free! Congratulations Detroit Chassis we are trending in a positive upward direction and we are nearing 150 Days Injury Free! We are able to reach goals as we work together as a unified team addressing concerns early while listening to feedback from Associates and moving forward without procrastination to get the job done. Look for […]

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Giving Back

This is how we do it! Detroit Chassis Leaders and Associates passionately support the community in many ways, including active participation on boards at the governance level, and by contributing valuable time and resources to achieve stated goals that promote youth and education. Each Associate is encouraged to contribute 24 hours annually towards community related activities of their choice. Along […]

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On the Road to Customer Joy

Detroit Chassis leaders participated in a recent Balance Scorecard Meeting that reviewed pertinent metrics that show how well departments and projects are performing. Metrics show the organization is performing well and continuous improvement activities will sustain this outstanding level of performance. SAFETY has surpassed 100 days without incurring a recordable injury. This is the kind of SAFETY performance we like to deliver and we […]

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Providing Customer Joy

WE VALUE CUSTOMER FEEDBACK Paul Levandowski, APQP Manager and MeShawne Johnson, Change Control Coordinator were nominated by the FORD Motor Company Commercial Vehicle Management team for recognition at the Friday, February 12th, 2016 Appreciation Breakfast. Each month FORD Vehicle Special Order (VSO) invites individuals to a coffee/juice and bagel breakfast to show how much they appreciate the support received. Often requests are […]

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Safety Update

Good SAFETY performance is important and contributes to the bottom line. Detroit Chassis is showing improvements in SAFETY and the team is focusing on making the SAFETY Program more robust. The Incident Rate for 2015 is 6.19 just above the industry average. Our goal is to achieve World Champion performance so clearly we have work to do to realize better […]

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Christmas

This year’s holiday celebration was held at the plant Friday, December 18, 2015 at the conclusion of the production day. Many thanks to company owners Michael and Carlton Guthrie for making this celebration possible, to suppliers Curtis Evans, Curtis Industrial Services; Walter Rosati, Sigmapac and Stacy Meagher, Creative Marketing Solutions for donating gifts and prizes […]