TRW began an aggressive expansion program to manufacture automotive air bag components and finished assemblies. During a 31 month period, Weitz bid and negotiated 11 contracts valued at over $21 million at TRW Sites I and II in east Mesa, FL. Typical construction consisted of manufacturing, assembly and hardened testing bays designed to explosion resistant standards. Manufacturing and testing bays featured ESD epoxy flooring, double containment waste piping, fume evacuation exhaust systems, high deluge fire suppression systems and explosion proof fixtures and devices.
TRW Vehicle Safety Systems