MAT Automotive Braking | Tiger Accessory Group, LLC
AUTO CARE: MAT Automotive Braking
A leading global manufacturer of automotive braking components, MAT’s automotive braking group is the only global supplier that can offer shims, back plates, hardware and friction products from one organization. Having a long history in the OE European friction market, the group has leveraged years of international brake system engineering expertise, technology, and state of the art manufacturing facilities to produce the highest quality brake components to the marketplace. The list of MAT companies includes GRIE, Roulunds Braking Group, Eurac, Meneta, and MAT Foundries Europe.
Formed in 2002, GRI Engineering holds a significant market share of the aftermarket braking segment. In addition to a complete line of brake rotors, drums and friction components, GRIE is known for its highly precise casting and machining operations. With operations in China, GRIE has created a reputation for supplying high quality finished machined components to the off-road and heavy-duty vehicle market.
Roulunds Automotive Group
Founded in 1736 in Denmark, Roulunds Braking started manufacturing brake products in 1926 and became part of the MAT Group in 2003. The company is now one of the world’s leading manufacturers of high quality friction materials to the automotive industry with sales and customers worldwide. Roulund’s product portfolio includes flexible brake linings, brake pads, brake shoes, brake discs and brake shoe kits for passenger car and light commercial vehicles. Roulunds Braking has manufacturing facilities in India, China, France and Denmark, with over 2,500 employees worldwide.
With over half a century of experience supplying the automotive industry Eurac is one of the Europe's leading brake disc manufacturers specializing in the casting, machining, and distribution of brake discs. Whether supplying vehicle manufacturers, motor racing customers, or leading brands in the aftermarket, the company produces to the same high quality standards. Eurac has four manufacturing facilities located across Europe in the UK, Czech Republic, and Germany.
Meneta, established in 1953, specializes in the development, test, and production of anti-noise shims and back plates for manufacturers of disc brake linings for the automotive industry - both for original equipment and the aftermarket. Meneta is a highly qualified manufacturer and partner to its customers optimizing products to meet customer’s efficiency, reliability, and innovation needs. Meneta maintains factories and sales offices globally in India, China, the U.S., Germany, and Denmark.
MAT Foundries Europe
Braking components made by MAT Foundries Europe can be found in almost 1/3 of the cars in Europe. The company manufactures brake castings, chassis and powertrain components made of spheroidal graphite iron for the passenger and utility vehicle industry. MAT Foundries Europe has two state-of-the-art factories in Germany.