NEW YORK Revstone
Industries LLCs bankruptcy protection filing hasnt
affected die casters Contech Castings LLC and Texas Die
Casting, a Revstone spokesman said.
While Revstone Industries has
previously been reported as the parent company of Contech
Castings and Texas Die Castingand the companies are
listed as subsidiaries on the Revstone websitea Revstone
spokesman told AMM Friday that the die casters are
actually subsidiaries of Revstone Transportation, "a completely
"Revstone Transportation and its
affiliated companies are not affected by the bankruptcy," he
said. "In fact, Contech is launching new programs and winning
Revstone Industries, a
manufacturer of cast and formed metal
components, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in
U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Delaware on Dec. 3. The company is
based in Lexington, Ky., but registered in Delaware.
Further details on the
relationship between Revstone Transportation and Revstone
Industries werent available.
Court documents show that
General Motors Co. and Sapa Extrusions North America are among
the companys unsecured creditors, listing debts of more
than $618,000 and $547,000, respectively.
"Were monitoring this
situation closely, but currently we do not expect any
interruptions in supply," a spokesman for Detroit-based General
Motors told AMM.
Rosemont, Ill.-based Sapa
Extrusions, a division of Stockholm, Sweden-based Sapa AB,
wouldnt comment on the bankruptcy filing.
A creditors meeting has
been scheduled for Jan. 9 in Wilmington, Del.