Category Archives: Manufacturing

Manufacturing,Our People | March 03 2017

Off the Line: Ruby Lewis

FCA US is made up of men and women from a wide variety of cultures, backgrounds and experiences. Our commitment to diversity helps breed innovation and accomplishment. Throughout 2017, we’ll continue to take a look at some of our most interesting and unique manufacturing employees, working in a wide range of positions, locations and fields.
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Chrysler,Manufacturing | October 10 2016

Minivan Monday: All-new Chrysler Pacifica minivan runs rings around competition

It’s no idle boast to say the all-new 2017 Chrysler Pacifica minivan affords a smooth, quiet ride. The words literally ring true. “The Pacifica has five reinforcement rings, strategically placed from front to back, that circle the vehicle’s lateral circumference,” said FCA US engineer Jeff Tibbenham, who is responsible for body structure. “These rings work
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Chrysler,Manufacturing | September 29 2016

Learn why body engineering is crucial to Chrysler Pacifica

Just as a well-built home begins with a solid foundation, development of the 2017 Chrysler Pacifica began with a robust, new platform, says Phil Jansen, vice president – systems and component engineering at FCA US LLC. “Every year, the expectations evolve,” Jansen told the 2016 International Automotive Body Congress yesterday, describing today’s dynamic marketplace. Body
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