Continental Structural Plastics buys metal stamping company

Continental Structural Plastics buys metal stamping company

CSP’s purchase of AMI in Michigan will allow it to bring metal work in house.


Auburn Hills, Michigan – Tier 1 composites supplier Continental Structural Plastics (CSP) has agreed to buy AMI Manchester’s metal stamping operations, includes AMI’s 90,000ft2 headquarters and manufacturing facility in Manchester, Michigan.

AMI handles a broad range metal stamping projects, as well as providing in-house engineering support, production welded parts, and light assembly. Press sizes at the Manchester facility range from 32 tons to 600 tons. AMI Manchester, which currently has 70 employees, also has a full-service die maintenance department, including a wire electrical discharge machine (EDM) and sinker EDM.

CSP currently purchases a variety of stamped metal parts necessary to complete the assembly of a number of components,” said CEO Steve Rooney. “This acquisition allows us to bring these stamping operations in-house, securing our supply of needed parts, and protecting our ability to provide on-going, uninterrupted shipments to our customer base.”

The AMI Manchester facility will be rebranded as CSP Stamping, (legal name Continental Structural Plastics Manchester, LLC) and will operationally become part of CSP, which is wholly owned by Teijin.