Nissan: ‘Steel to Wheels’ – A behind-the-scenes demeanour during production a Nissan TITAN XD

Posted on 09. Sep, 2016 by in Nissan Canada

CANTON, Miss. Since a introduction in 2003, a Nissan TITAN has been built in one place – Canton, Mississippi, a city north of a state collateral and home to about 13,000.

A white Nissan H2O building dots a sky above Canton, while a sprawling 4.7 million-square-foot plant – a Nissan Canton Vehicle Assembly Plant – only off a categorical highway has a staff of 6,400 operative on a some-more than 1,000 acres.

In many ways, a strong truck’s story is a plant’s possess story, and staff impute to a car like no other constructed there, proudly job it “Canton’s TITAN.”

“All TITANs done have come out of this plant,” pronounced arch operative Erik Fields. “The new Titan XD gives honour given we’ve been means to see something grow.”

To accommodate prolongation of a latest book of a TITAN, bureau lines were mutated to accommodate a perfect distance and weight of a new truck, that comes in mixed sizes, engines, colors and technological specifications.

Canton has constructed over 3 million vehicles in a history, including a Nissan TITAN, Murano, Altima, Armada and Frontier.

The new TITAN, however, has an even some-more formidable and severe build process, definition adult to 16 hours are compulsory in a shift from coiled steel to ready-to-drive wheels that are installed onto a almost lorry before smoothness to dealerships and eventually to customers.

“There is a bond when we see a TITAN on a road,” pronounced Fields. “It’s from this plant. Everybody who works here can indicate out to their family and contend that came from my plant.”

Here is a story of a creation of Canton’s TITAN.


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