Walbro

Walbro is a global market leader in engine management and fuel systems for the Outdoor Power Equipment, Recreational, Marine, and Personal Transportation markets, and a leading supplier of high pressure aluminum die casting to various industries. Walbro manufactures carburetors, electronic fuel injection systems, ignition systems, fuel tanks, fuel pumps, valves and fuel storage and distribution systems, and offers value-added machining, electronics and assembly capabilities.  Walbro is a global organization, headquartered in Tucson, Arizona, with over 2300 employees worldwide.  The company has ISO certified manufacturing and engineering facilities in the United States, Japan, Mexico, Thailand and China.

CORE VALUES
  • Focus on the Customer
  • Develop People
  • Ensure Competitiveness
  • Foster Clear & Consistent Communications with no Surprises
  • Assure Fairness & Integrity in all Actions
  • Empower People with Directed Autonomy
  • Embrace Change
VISION

We enable machines that make life better!

MISSION STATEMENT

To be the industry leader in the global small engine market by anticipating customer needs and delivering innovative solutions to a world that demands a cleaner environment.

QUALITY POLICY

Walbro will produce the highest quality products in the industries we serve and maintain compliance with all applicable legal and regulatory requirements.  We will do this through designs that perform to requirements and can be built, inspected and tested, coupled with statistically sound processes where variation is continually reduced.  Accomplishment of this will lead to improved customer satisfaction, competitiveness, and increased market share.

WALBRO HISTORY

1950

Walbro founded in Michigan

1972

Walbro formed public company
Established Kakuda City, Japan plant

1977

Established Maquiladora plant in Nogales, Mexico

1989

100,000,000 cumulative carburetors shipped worldwide

1995

Established Tianjin China plant

1999

TI Group acquired Walbro Corp
Walbro Engine Management established

2000

50,000,000 cumulative ignitions shipped worldwide
Walbro headquarters established in Tucson, Arizona

2002

Opened Los Mochis Mexico plant

2005

Began production shift from Japan to Thailand & China
Installed 1st blow molding machine in Michigan

2007

An affiliate of Sun Capital acquired Walbro Engine Management

2008

350,000,000 cumulative carburetors shipped worldwide
Consolidated Mexico operations in Los Mochis
Installed 2nd blow molding machine in Michigan

2010

1,000,000 cumulative multilayer tanks shipped worldwide
Installed 3rd blow molding machine In Michigan

2011

Opened new tank facility in Thailand

Installed 4th blow molding machine in Michigan
Installed 1st blow molding machine in Thailand

2012

2,000,000 cumulative multilayer tanks shipped worldwide
400,000,000 cumulative carburetors shipped worldwide
Carlyle Japan acquired Walbro Engine Management

2014

Installed 5th blow molding machine in Michigan
100,000,000 cumulative ignitions shipped worldwide

2015

Installed 6th blow molding machine in Michigan

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