Ontario, CA

Ontario, CA Plant

 

Component Manufacturing
290 South Milliken Avenue
Ontario, CA 91761
Phone: 909.974.4850
Start of Operation: April 2003
Production Area: 230,484 sq. ft.

 

Products, Processes & Equipment

Products:

  • Rear Axle Assembly (Tacoma)
  • Front Knuckle Assembly (Tacoma)

Processes:

  • Machining
  • Welding
  • Assembly
  • Painting

Equipment:

  • 116 Major Machines

Safety/Quality

Key Concepts:

  • Kaizen ("continuous improvement")
  • Safety First
  • Customer First
  • Teamwork

Training:

  • Cal-OSHA IIPP
  • TPS (Toyota Production System)
  • Leadership

Quality Programs:

  • Quality Circle Program
  • Quality Recognition

Awards:

  • Toyota Performance
  • SCE Energy Award

Milestones / Timeline

2003 August: Open House Dedication
2004 September: Start of Production
2006 February: 250,000 Axle Shipment
2007 May: 500,000 Axle Shipment
September: ISO 14001 Certification
2010 June: First Shipment to TMMTX
October: 1,000,000 Axle Shipment

Community Activities/Environment

Community Activities:

  • JDRF - Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation - Annual 5k Walk
  • American Red Cross
  • Second Harvest (Food Bank)
  • Steven's House (Children & Family Care)
  • Spark of Love (Toy Drive)

Environmental:

  • ISO 14001 Certified
  • Hino Global Environmental Month
  • Recycling